Chicago Children’s Museum

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700 E. Grand Ave., Chicago IL 60611

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There are so many ways to play at Chicago Children’s Museum, located on historic Navy Pier. Climb on our schooner, hide in a tree house, construct a skyscraper, tinker with real tools, fish in a river, explore art and so much more. There are floors of fun for children, from birth through early-elementary school, and their families to learn and play together. Check the calendar of events for daily programs, and plan on having an awesome time Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Daily; 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday. Admission: $14 – Adults and children (1 and older), $13 – Seniors, Children under 1 are free. Check the website for extended summer hours.

Services Offered

Wheelchair Accessible

Team Building Programs

Team Building Activities Offered

Miles from O'Hare Airport 17.0

Miles from Midway Airport 13.0

Miles from McCormick Place 3.3

Miles from Downtown 0.5




American Express

Student Group Friendly

ATM Machine On-site

ADA Compliant

Self-Parking Available On-site


Buy-out Max Capacity 1200

Preferred Catering Providers

Total Square Footage of Exhibit Space 12000

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 750

Largest Room, Ceiling Height 40.0

Exhibit Space Available

Largest Room, Max Capacity 750

Off-Site Catering Allowed

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Theater Style 225

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 1200

Max Capacity, Classroom Style 150

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 300

Video Conferencing Available

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space 25000

Max Venue Capacity 1500

Private Meeting Space Available

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