Tickets for The Field Museum of Natural History: General Admission

Explore an endless array of artifacts in one of Chicago's best museums

The Field Museum of Natural History
Open Today 09:00 - 17:00

Operated by: Field Museum Chicago

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Last admission: 1 hour before closing
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Wheelchair accessible: Wheelchairs are available at no cost on a first-come, first-served basis

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What's included

Admission to the Field Museum
Access to all permanent exhibitions

What's not included

3D movie
Special exhibitions
  • Take a trip through time and marvel at some of the most spectacular discoveries ever unearthed by paleontologists, with Field Museum of Natural History tickets
  • See some enormous skeletons, like the most complete T.rex, the biggest-ever dinosaur, whales and more
  • Experience immersive 3D cinema shows, see mummies from ancient Egypt, and explore anthropological exhibitions

Get your ticket to this colossal playground of scientific discovery, and prepare to be blown away. Housing a dizzying 40 million artifacts dating from prehistoric times to the present day, The Field Museum in Chicago is one of the world's best natural history museums. Stand toe to toe with the largest T. Rex ever discovered, and see (allegedly) cursed mummies – there's something fascinating around every corner. Explore it all, with Field Museum of Natural History tickets.

Ever wondered what the biggest-ever dinosaur might have looked like in person? Meet Maximo the Titanosaur, a towering relic of the Cretaceous Period and proud holder of the prestigious 'biggest dino ever' award! At 122 feet long and weighing 70 tons, he's basically the size of 10 elephants!

Like priceless shiny things? Feast your eyes upon the sparkling collection of the Grainger Hall of Gems, and admire over 600 precious gemstones and 150 gorgeous pieces of antique jewelry. There's opals, diamonds, sapphires, rubies, emeralds, and more. Unfortunately, you can't take them home.

After studying thousands of rare exotic beetles and every type of animal under the sun, early learners can get more hands-on at the Crown Family PlayLab, a tactile learning area where kids will soak up amazing science through the power of play.

There's an endless array of rotating temporary exhibitions and permanent displays, as well as immersive 3D cinema experiences, and lots more. Leave some time for the gift shop, it's almost as filled with treasures as the museum itself!

To redeem your ticket, please proceed to Will Call (at the Main/South entrance).

The Field Museum of Natural History
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr, IL, 60605, Chicago
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  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit.

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