Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

Lincoln Park


Location

2430 N. Cannon Dr., Chicago IL 60614

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For 160 years, the Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum has served as an urban gateway to nature and science. Located in the heart of Lincoln Park amidst abundant wildlife and nature, hands-on exhibitions allow visitors of all ages to connect with regional wildlife and public programs that inspire green living and sustainability. Interact with live animals, learn about the ecology of the Chicago region and let your imagination soar in the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven.

Facility Meeting Space Details

Private Meeting Space Available

Max Venue Capacity 1200

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 250

Max Capacity, Classroom Style 200

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 1200

Max Capacity, Theater Style 250

Complete Buy-out Available

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

Off-Site Catering Allowed

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated) 600

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 600

Number of Meeting Rooms 6

Preferred Catering Providers

General Facility Details

Family-friendly

Number of Retail Stores

ADA Compliant

ATM Machine On-site

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Special Interest Tours Offered

Student Group Friendly

Breakfast

Brunch

Lunch

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Miles from Downtown 3.0

Miles from McCormick Place 5.5

Miles from Navy Pier 3.3

Miles from Midway Airport 15.0

Miles from O'Hare Airport 16.0

Group Amenities

Minimum Group Number 10

Group Capacity 1200

Average Visit/Tour Length 3 Hours

Group Policy

Services Offered

Student Tours

Wheelchair Accessible


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4.5/5 stars. 187 total yelp reviews.

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