LGBTQ Pride Events | Chicago Children's Museum at Navy Pier

LGBTQ Pride Events

International Family Equality Day
Sunday, May 5, 2019

Join us for playful activities that celebrate and show our support for LGBTQ families.

*Free admission for children 15 and under to celebrate and encourage an inclusive environment for all.

-Contribute to our Rainbow Ribbon Staircase art installation.
-Groove to tunes by guest musician Stacy Buehler.
-Collect all the colors of the rainbow to make a bracelet that shows your pride.
-Show your creativity in an Illustration Workshop with Visiting Artist Ricki Proper.
-Explore resources from Family Equality Council, The GenderCool Project, Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, and Chicago Children’s Museum.

-Meet staff from Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital’s Sex and Gender Development Clinic.


May 5 - June 30, 2019

Rainbow Staircase
Help transform our three-story central staircase into a giant rainbow by adding colorful ribbons every time you visit in May and June.

“What Makes a Family?” Chalk wall
Write your ideas about family on our huge chalkboard; we’re more alike than different!


LGBTQ Inclusion Resources

Chicago Children’s Museum is proud to partner with Family Equality Council, the Illinois Safe School Alliance, and Lurie Children’s Hospital’s Gender & Sex Development Program.