Free Admission to Chicago Museums — Nov 28-Dec 4

It’s shaping up for a big week for free days at Chicago museums from November 28-December 4, 2011 including the Shedd Aquarium on November 28-29 and the Field Museum on the 28-29 and December 4! as well as many more, so be sure to mark your calendars for these terrific museums. Check individual museums’ websites for details. There are lots of free things to do in Chicago in in the holiday season, including taking in one of our free museums!


Are you visiting Chicago or just a local looking for some free attractions or free museums? (Did you know only Illinois residents qualify for free admission – click link at bottom for more info). Out-of-state visitors may continue to take advantage of great discounted admission offers that include special prices for seniors, children, educators, active-duty military personnel, museum members and others.





Charnley-Persky House Museum – Free noon tours on November 30

Chicago Children’s Museum – Every Thursday, 5 – 8 pm in November/December and First Sunday of each month for children 15 & under – (December 4)

Clarke House Museum – CHICAGO’S OLDEST HOUSE – November 30

DuSable Museum of African American Art – December 4free-chicago-museums-this week

Field Museum November 28 – 29, Dec 4

Glessner House Museum: – November 30

Jane Addams Hull House Museum – Free every day

Loyola University Museum of Art – November 29

Museum of Contemporary Art – November 29

Museum of Science and Industry – None this month

Museum of Surgical Science – Tuesdays in November

The National Museum of Mexican Art – Free Tuesdays to Sundays

Notebaert Nature Museum – None this week

Shedd Aquarium – November 28-29

Smart Museum of Art at University of Chicago – Free every day

Swedish American Museum – None this week


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