Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, Chicago, Illinois

1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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Address: 1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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Phone: 312-922-7827
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  • Visited: June 2011
  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2013
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very interesting, a lot of hands on activities, kids loved it

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Submitted by: Brittny K.

This place was a total disappointment. The First thing when you walk in is awesome so the rest of it was lame in comparison. The exhibits were mainly geare...

Submitted by: Tommy H.

the Adler was a big Meh in my book. I'm no astrologer, but i can still appreciate the science, history, and technology associated with space exploration; however Adler just didn't click with me. maybe it was the exhibits that geared towards children or that some of th...

Submitted by: Theresa L.

Not really my kind of place, but it has a lot of informative exhibits. Probably better for people with kids. Just made a quick stop here ca...

Submitted by: Raymond M.

Great Caesar's ghost!  What happened to the Adler.  It's turned into a tourist attraction geared towards small children.  I really didn't learn anything new. None of teh attractions really stood out.  Bought tickets to the Deep Space show...$$$28 and I fe...

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