The Field Museum fuels a journey of discovery across time to enable solutions for a brighter future rich in nature and culture. We fuel a journey of discovery across time to enable solutions for a brighter future rich in nature and culture.
Every day we contribute to groundbreaking scientific research thanks to almost 40 million specimens and artifacts in our collections and over 150 scientists on staff.
Discovering, collecting, collaborating, researching, educating, conserving, solving—there’s a lot of work to do. And we’re on it. ?
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Located on Chicago’s iconic Lake Michigan shore, the Field Museum opened at its current location is 1921. They have over 40 million artifacts and specimens! They employ over 150 scientists and researchers to see what life was like hundreds, thousands and millions of years ago. Cool stuff if you’re a history or science buff!
An incredible museum that you can get lost in for hours and hours. Bring your family, bring your friends, everyone will love the exhibits and there's so much to see and learn about.