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Tuesday, February 27

Tinkering Lab will be closed today Hide/Show

We will resume regular hours Saturday, March 3.

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  • Monday, February 26:
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  • Thursday, March 01:
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Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:30 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Cross Floor Skiing 11:15 amHide/Show

Strap on some skis and slide your way across the floor! Great Hall, Ages 2 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 11:15 am
  • Thursday, February 22: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, February 24: 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, February 27: 11:15 am

Playful Picks 2:15 pmHide/Show

Winter, a great time to explore the great indoors. Today our Play and Learning Facilitators will share one of their favorite playful activities.

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 2:15 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, February 27: 2:15 pm

Wednesday, February 28

The museum will close at 3:00 pm today. 3:00Hide/Show

Tinkering Lab will be closed today Hide/Show

We will resume regular hours Saturday, March 3.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 26:
  • Tuesday, February 27:
  • Wednesday, February 28:
  • Thursday, March 01:
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Kids Create: All Tied Up 10:00 am - 12:00 pmHide/Show

Build up those fine motor skills when your 5 and younger child explores all that string can offer.

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:00 am 12:00 pm
  • Wednesday, February 28: 10:00 am 12:00 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10:30 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Olympic Flags 11:15 amHide/Show

Athletes from all over the world will carry their flags during both the opening and closing ceremonies in Seoul Korea. Make a flag of your own. Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Wednesday, February 28: 11:15 am

Thursday, March 1

Target Free Family Night 5-8 pm Hide/Show

Free admission for all visitors

Tinkering Lab will be closed today Hide/Show

We will resume regular hours Saturday, March 3.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 26:
  • Tuesday, February 27:
  • Wednesday, February 28:
  • Thursday, March 01:
  • Friday, March 02:

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Book of Me 11:15 amHide/Show

Childhood is a story full of words, images, and feelings. Our new exhibit Heart and Seoul is about growing up in Korea; make a book to start a conversation about your own life as a child. Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 11:15 am
  • Friday, March 02: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, March 03: 11:15 am
  • Monday, March 05: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, March 06: 11:15 am

Dream Bottles 2:15 pmHide/Show

Capture your dreams in a special bottle and place it where you'll always remember to follow them.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, March 02: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, March 03: 2:15 pm
  • Monday, March 05: 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, March 06: 2:15 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 5 pm - 8 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Friday, March 2

Tinkering Lab will be closed today Hide/Show

We will resume regular hours Saturday, March 3.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 26:
  • Tuesday, February 27:
  • Wednesday, February 28:
  • Thursday, March 01:
  • Friday, March 02:

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Book of Me 11:15 amHide/Show

Childhood is a story full of words, images, and feelings. Our new exhibit Heart and Seoul is about growing up in Korea; make a book to start a conversation about your own life as a child. Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 11:15 am
  • Friday, March 02: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, March 03: 11:15 am
  • Monday, March 05: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, March 06: 11:15 am

Dream Bottles 2:15 pmHide/Show

Capture your dreams in a special bottle and place it where you'll always remember to follow them.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, March 02: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, March 03: 2:15 pm
  • Monday, March 05: 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, March 06: 2:15 pm

Saturday, March 3

Tinkering Lab will be closed today Hide/Show

We will resume regular hours Saturday, March 3.

  • Other Dates
  • Monday, February 26:
  • Tuesday, February 27:
  • Wednesday, February 28:
  • Thursday, March 01:
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Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS Hide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20:
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Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1 pm - 3 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:00 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Book of Me 11:15 amHide/Show

Childhood is a story full of words, images, and feelings. Our new exhibit Heart and Seoul is about growing up in Korea; make a book to start a conversation about your own life as a child. Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 11:15 am
  • Friday, March 02: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, March 03: 11:15 am
  • Monday, March 05: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, March 06: 11:15 am

Dream Bottles 2:15 pmHide/Show

Capture your dreams in a special bottle and place it where you'll always remember to follow them.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, March 02: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, March 03: 2:15 pm
  • Monday, March 05: 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, March 06: 2:15 pm

Sunday, March 4

Free First Sunday Hide/Show

Free Admission for Children 15 and Under!

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS Hide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20:
  • Wednesday, February 21:
  • Thursday, February 22:
  • Friday, February 23:
  • Saturday, February 24:

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 1 pm - 4 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Dol: A traditional birthday celebration 11 amHide/Show

Learn about dol, or doljanchi, a traditional Korean first birthday celebration. The highlight of the dol is a custom called the doljabi where the child is placed in front of a table of objects and urged to pick one. It is believed the one selected will foretell the child's future. Partner Organization: Korean Cultural Center of Chicago All Ages

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, March 04: 11 am

Taekwondo Demo 2 pmHide/Show

Watch a real-life Taekwondo demo and learn more about this ancient martial art form. Organizational Partner: Korean American Sports Association All Ages

  • Other Dates
  • Sunday, March 04: 2 pm

Monday, March 5

WaterWays will be closed today. Hide/Show

It will re-open on Saturday, March 10.

Tinkering Lab: Woodshop PLUS Hide/Show

Try out a tool and explore materials in our kid-friendly wood shop! Ages: 3 & up with safety glasses

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20:
  • Wednesday, February 21:
  • Thursday, February 22:
  • Friday, February 23:
  • Saturday, February 24:

Open Playgroup in Pritzker Playspace 10 am - 12:30 pmHide/Show

Join us every day in the Pritzker Playspace, an intimate setting exclusively for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. It's a great place to meet other families, get inspired and play!

  • Other Dates
  • Tuesday, February 20: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, February 21: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 10:30 am 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, February 22: 5 pm 8 pm
  • Friday, February 23: 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Book of Me 11:15 amHide/Show

Childhood is a story full of words, images, and feelings. Our new exhibit Heart and Seoul is about growing up in Korea; make a book to start a conversation about your own life as a child. Great Hall, Ages 4 and up

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 11:15 am
  • Friday, March 02: 11:15 am
  • Saturday, March 03: 11:15 am
  • Monday, March 05: 11:15 am
  • Tuesday, March 06: 11:15 am

Dream Bottles 2:15 pmHide/Show

Capture your dreams in a special bottle and place it where you'll always remember to follow them.

  • Other Dates
  • Thursday, March 01: 2:15 pm
  • Friday, March 02: 2:15 pm
  • Saturday, March 03: 2:15 pm
  • Monday, March 05: 2:15 pm
  • Tuesday, March 06: 2:15 pm