Sodexo at the Museum of Science and Industry

Sodexo at the Museum of Science and Industry

Hyde Park


Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago IL 60637

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Just steps from Lake Michigan and minutes from downtown Chicago, the Museum of Science and Industry continues to indulge the imagination with a myriad of vibrant and interactive exhibits.  Inside, you’ll find dramatic spaces ideal for any corporate or social event.
The Museum’s Special Events professionals will work with you to create a memorable experience for your guests.  Your personal event coordinator will guide you through the planning process step-by-step, ensuring that all details are executed to perfection.
We’ve got events down to a science!  The essence and style of your event will be embodied in everything we do including table settings, lighting, floral arrangements, room decor, entertainment and catering.  From the simple to the sublime, our catering packages have something for every taste.
Whether you’re planning an event for 80 or 12,000 – the Museum’s amazing spaces make an ideal environment for any occasion.  For more information, contact us at (773) 753-2583.

Facility Amenities

Box Lunches Available


Group Breakfast Available

Group Menu

Private Dining Available

Max Restaurant Capacity 12000

Facility Meeting Space Details

Permanent Stage

Private Meeting Space Available

Max Venue Capacity 12000

Exclusive Audio/Visual Provider(s)

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 1200

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 12000

Complete Buy-out Available

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

On-Site Catering

Largest Room, Max Capacity 3000

Exhibit Space Available

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated) 1200

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 3000

Buy-out Max Capacity 12000

General Facility Details


ADA Compliant

ATM Machine On-site

Live Music

Restaurant(s) On-site

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Valet Parking Available

Complimentary On-site Parking

Special Interest Tours Offered





Late Night

American Express




Miles from Downtown 6.0

Miles from McCormick Place 5.0

Miles from Navy Pier 8.7

Miles from Midway Airport 9.0

Miles from O'Hare Airport 26.0

Group Amenities

Maximum Group Number 12000

Team Building Activities Offered

Team Building Programs

Separate Group Entrance

General Amenities/Information

Business Center

Services Offered

Wheelchair Accessible

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