Tag: "Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum"

Nature Museum Unveils Hidden Science in New Exhibit

Nature Museum Unveils Hidden Science in New Exhibit

September 25, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum recently opened a new exhibit to help families discover a hidden world of science in their own backyards.¬†Backyard Adventures¬†offers 17 fun and interactive activities to help families observe the effects of seasonal change and weather on their backyard environments. Visitors can see a garden from a bee’s perspective,¬†challenge a friend […]

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Celebrate Chicago Museum Week through October 23

Celebrate Chicago Museum Week through October 23

October 14, 2016 | Comments (0)

Chicago’s museums are hosting the second annual Museum Week celebration. It is so big this week that it runs for more than seven days so you have plenty of time to take advantage of these great opportunities. The press release below came from Museums in the Park. Be certain to check the website for the […]

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It's time to make your family-friendly New Year's Eve plans

It’s time to make your family-friendly New Year’s Eve plans

December 19, 2015 | Comments (0)

Across the Chicagoland area there are family-friendly events to help your family mark the end of 2015 and celebrate the beginning of 2016. Here are some to consider when planning your family’s celebration. Brookfield Zoo ends its annual Holiday Magic event with a Zoo Year’s celebration. As if more than 1 million LED twinkling lights, […]

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Chicago Museum Week offers new ways to experience Chicago's treasures

Chicago Museum Week offers new ways to experience Chicago’s treasures

October 3, 2015 | Comments (0)

The museums participating are the Adler Planetarium, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Chicago History Museum, the DuSable Museum of African-American History, the Field Museum, Lincoln Park Zoo, The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, the Museum of Science & Industry, the National Museum of Mexican Art, the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, […]

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