Adler Planetarium, Chicago, Illinois

16 Mentions on Trippy

1300 South Lake Shore Drive

Chicago, IL 60605-2403

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(312) 922-7827

  • 3 mentions in What to do in one weekend in Chicago?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...pretty far outside the city, plan on spending a good chunk of a day if you decide to go there. The Adler Planetarium is more central if astronomy is one of your interests. When are you coming? The weather right now is..." See More

    • Larry C.

      Larry C. said, "...There are many museums downtown. The museum campus has 3 of our finest museums: Adler Planetarium (my favorite),Shedd Aquarium and The Field Museum and all are walking distance from each other. Further south is the Museum of Science and Industry. There is..." See More

    • Marvin A.

      Marvin A. said, "...You can't go wrong with the museum "Triple Play" near downtown Shedd Aquarium; The Field Museum; & Adler Planetarium. Each is within easy walking distance of the other and getting to one is a short cab or bus ride from downtown..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Labor Day weekend in Chicago?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...it. The Field Museum has an exhibition on the 1893 Columbian Exposition that I haven't gotten to yet. There's also the Adler Planetarium, Museum of Contemporary Art and a bunch of smaller museums...." See More

    • Tanya R.

      Tanya R. said, "...be going to Chicago for my third trip also on labour day weekend. The first time I went, I visited the Adler Planetarium which is also near the The Field Museum and the Shedd Aquarium. This allowed us to walk along the..." See More

  • 1 mention in LA, San Fran, Chicago and NYC with a toddler

    • John W.

      John W. said, "...from the outdoors, you can go to museum campus and check out the Field Museum of Natural History, Shedd Aquarium, or Adler Planetarium. If you are into biking yourself, you could see if you can have your kid sit in bike..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do during a long weekend in Chicago for anniversary

    • Christy E.

      Christy E. said, "...(now a Macy's) and walked down by the river ( Chicago Riverwalk ). We also went to the Shedd Aquarium , Adler Planetarium, Museum of Science and Industry (MSI), and took an architectural boat tour and a segway tour. Of everything..." See More

  • 1 mention in Kid friendly places for a day trip in downtown Chicago?

    • Leonard L.

      Leonard L. said, "...in science, but you can see Sue, the world's most complete T-Rex. Shedd Aquarium is one the best aquariums you'll find. Adler Planetarium for children interested in astronomyTop it off with some authentic Chicago deep dish pizza. Giordano's, Lou Malnati's Pizza, Home..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with a 7 year old in Chicago?

    • Leonard L.

      Leonard L. said, "...a kid.Shedd AquariumField Museum of Natural History and see Sue, the most intact T-Rex in the worldMuseum of Science & Industry Adler Planetarium Navy Pier might be worth a stroll if the weather's nice, and the nearby Chicago Children's Museum could consume..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do in Chicago during the winter?

    • Staci N.

      Staci N. said, "...the seven main attractions (including all mentioned here) for a discounted price. What's better than that? If you go to the Adler Planetarium, let me know how it is! For some more information on visiting Chicago in the winter, check out..." See More

  • 1 mention in In Chicago for 2 nights, what should I do?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...Monroe Harbor, but, like Navy pier, people get their early to stake their claim. The view from the grassy area near Adler Planetarium would also be a good spot. You could also try and get a spot at the The J. Parker,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Can't decide! What's a better place to visit, Cleveland or Chicago?

    • Kimberly W.

      Kimberly W. said, "...favorites: Museum of Contemporary Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, Millenium Park, Cloud Gate, Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum of Natural History, Adler Planetarium. In Chicago, there are great live music: Schubas, Lincoln Hall, The Hideout, Andy's Jazz Club, The Green Milland..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun stuff

    • Kevin C.

      Kevin C. said, "...to the Museum campus on the south side of Grant Park. You can go to the Field Museum of Natural History, Adler Planetarium and Shedd Aquarium. All entrances within a couple hundred yards of each other. Also get the best view of..." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for things to do in Chicago, IL?

    • Leonard L.

      Leonard L. said, "...Museum of Natural History where you can say hi to Sue, the world's best preserved T-Rex, as well as Shedd Aquariumand Adler Planetarium..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the most popular neighborhoods in Chicago?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...considered the South Loop is the Museum Campus where you'll find the Field Museum of Natural History, Shedd Aquarium, and the Adler Planetarium. The West Loop is where you'll find some of the best restaurants in Chicago along Randolph Street and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must-do things in Chicago?

    • Matthew H.

      Matthew H. said, "...taking a Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise to tour the local landmarks more quickly. And a couple rainy-day suggestions for Chi-town: Adler Planetarium is a great place to relive your childhood dreams as an astronaut looking at the stars. But another hidden..." See More