Chicago is one of the most visited cities in the world and why? Bustling entertainment, delicious food concepts, wonderful nightlife, and some of the most diverse museums in the world. It's the windy city and attracts from all around.

We have compiled a list of the coolest and best museums in Chicago, perfect to stop by and see one of the famous art collections, historical exhibits, or mind-bending galleries! 

Field Museum

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1400 S Lake Shore Dr , Chicago IL, 60605
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...

Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago

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5700 S Lake Shore Dr , Chicago IL, 60637
The largest science center in the Western Hemisphere. The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI), the largest science center in the Western Hemisphere,...

Art Institute of Chicago

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111 S Michigan Ave Grant Park, Chicago IL, 60603
People are drawn first to the vast Impressionist collection, including the world's largest group of Monet paintings. But treasures abound, including the...

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

220 E Chicago Ave , Chicago IL, 60611
One of the nation's largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago offers exhibitions of the most thought-provoking...

Chicago History Museum

1601 N Clark St Lincoln Park, Chicago IL, 60614
The Chicago History Museum is dedicated to collecting information about, and preserving the heritage of, the city's past. It also focuses on select areas...

The Adler Planetarium

1300 S Lake Shore Dr , Chicago IL, 60605
America's First Planetarium The Adler Planetarium—America’s First Planetarium—is more than a museum; it is a laboratory, a classroom, and a community...

DuSable Museum of African American History

740 E 56th Pl , Chicago CO, 60637
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Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

2430 N Cannon Dr , Chicago IL, 60614
Founded in 1857 by the Chicago Academy of Sciences, the museum, which opened in its present facility in October 1999, is located at the intersection of Fullerton...

Chicago Children's Museum

700 E Grand Ave , Chicago IL, 60611
Chicago Children's Museum's mission is to create a community where play and learning connect. CCM's primary audience is children 0-10, as well as adults...

Oriental Institute - University of Chicago

1155 E 58th St , Chicago IL, 60637
A leading research center for the ancient Middle East that houses a world-renowned museum with artifacts excavated mainly by OI archaeologists. The Oriental...

Museum of Contemporary Photography

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600 S Michigan Ave Columbia College, Chicago IL, 60605
This museum is dedicated to all this photographic. The collection includes over 6000 photographs and photographically related objects. The aspect of photos...

Chicago Maritime Museum

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1200 West 35th Street, Suite 0E-5010 , Chicago IL, 60609
It is a tall order to tell the story of Chicago’s waterways and their emotional and prosperous impact on 19th, 20th and 21st century American growth. Welcome...

American Writers Museum

180 N. Michigan Ave, 2nd Floor , Chicago IL, 60601
American Writers Museum's mission is to engage the public in celebrating American writers and exploring their influence on our history, our identity, our...

The Richard H. Driehaus Museum

40 E Erie St , Chicago IL, 60611
Steps away from Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, the Richard H. Driehaus Museum offers visitors a fascinating view of one of the few remaining examples of the...