Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, Chicago, Illinois
1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60605| Map |
The Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum was the first planetarium built in the Western Hemisphere and is the oldest in existence today.
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Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
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- Visited: June 2011
- Submitted: Jan 5, 2013
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Little Kids (3-5) and Tweens (9-12)
very interesting, a lot of hands on activities, kids loved itFlag review
The kids loved it. There were a lot of hands on activities. The theatre show was great and the kids really enjoyed Planet Explorers
Tips for Families
You will spend a lot of time there so bring snacks for the kids
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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...
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...
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...