Free Museums: Free Days in 2015 at Chicago’s Adler Planetarium

Free Museums and 2015 Attractions in Chicago —  The Adler Planetarium in Chicago is offering free admission in 2015 on Charter One Discount Days, including President’s Day (Feb 16).   On these free days in 2015, general admission to the planetarium is free.  There is an additional fee for shows and the Atwood Sphere.  Check out all the free days in 2015 at Adler Planetarium below.    Call 312.922.STAR or click below for discounts and details.


Touch a piece of the Moon, Mars, a meteorite, and three different asteroids. Visit the Grainger Sky Theater with 360-degree visualizations, or check out the Atwood Sphere — the oldest large-scale mechanical planetarium built in Chicago in 1913, originally used to train pilots to navigate the nighttime sky. The Adler Planetarium in Chicago is a fascinating place, filled with daily programs, sky shows, exhibitions, and science activities; and much more out-of-this-world stuff. Study the planets, Moon, and stars; or one of the largest, most significant collections of scientific instruments in the world — rare books, works on paper, paintings, models, archives and more. Shoot for the stars when you visit the country’s first planetarium






Adler Planetarium

1300 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605

Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Illinois residents can enjoy complimentary general admission on Adler Discount Days with proof of residency.



Illinois Resident Discount Days in  2015 listed so far:


November 11, 2015




Come out for some more free 2015 Discount Days at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago! The Adler is a recognized leader in science education, with a focus on inspiring young people to pursue careers in science.




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