Things to do near Museum of Science and Industry

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    0.0 miMuseum of Science and Industry

    Museum of Science and Industry

    Ranked #11 overall in Chicago things to do
    0.0 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    9.2129 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    It is a large museum, there are exhibits for everyone. I enjoyed the U-505 submarine tour and the coal mine tour. Bothe led by fun upbeat guides!

  • 2
    0.15 miLake Shore Drive

    Lake Shore Drive

    0.15 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    8.03 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Transportation, Road or Highway
    Popular withOutdoorsyHistoryAdventure

    Starting Point: Hyde Park neighborhood The Route: 16 miles on US 41 to Lincoln Park What to Expect: Sometimes called LSD, this urban excursion along Lake Michigan’s Gold Coast is ...

  • 3
    0.67 miRobie House

    Robie House

    Ranked #84 overall in Chicago things to do
    0.67 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    9.210 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Landmark
    Popular withStudentsHistoryArtsy

    HP has one of the best known Frank Lloyd Wright designs. Organic interior spaces calculated to soothe. Regular tours are available. Do it.

  • 4
    0.42 miPromontory Point Park

    Promontory Point Park

    0.42 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    9.36 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyStudentsGreen

    Beautiful view of the Great Lake. Nice place to walk, very clean. Parked by museum. $1 an hour.

  • 5
    0.93 miJackson Park

    Jackson Park

    0.93 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    9.25 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureHistory

    This is so so beautiful...Hope your there when it is sunny...I was here in the fall & froze to death

  • 6
    0.75 miRockefeller Memorial Chapel

    Rockefeller Memorial Chapel

    0.75 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    10.05 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withHistory

    Absolutely Beautiful. A must visit place. Even better if you can actually attend an event there. Lots of history in a small building.

  • 7
    0.73 miOriental Institute Museum

    Oriental Institute Museum

    0.73 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    10.03 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    It's awesome that the University of Chicago has its very own museum on campus! I've been there for classes and just for fun and it's always worth the short walk.

  • 8
    0.62 miThe Promontory

    The Promontory

    0.62 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    7.54 reviews
    Bars, Clubs and Nightlife, Music Venue
    Popular withFoodiesNightlifeHipsters

    If you're in Chicago and end up in Hyde Park area you have to try this spot ! Amazing food and really cool ambiance . The layout is great , ...

  • 9
    0.68 miReva and David Logan Center for the Arts

    Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts

    0.68 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    10.01 review
    Other, Other
    Popular withLuxuryArtsy
  • 10
    0.9 miThe University of Chicago

    The University of Chicago

    0.9 mi from Museum of Science and Industry
    8.828 reviews
    Sights and Museums, University
    Popular withStudentsHistoryFamilies

    The architecture here is lovely. It has to be one of the more attractive university campuses in the country. That said, it isn't a tourist site and not something to ...

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