Adler Planetarium

1300 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605 - United States





Smithsonian Affiliate Museum

Exploding stars, unfathomable distances, diamond planets, and black holes - there’s no way around it, space is mind-blowingly, fantastically awesome. Visit the Adler Planetarium today and explore the Universe with us!


Come see our latest original sky show, Get to know Earth's cosmic companion and see how it has sparked imaginations through the ages and around the world. Then, visit our Mission Moon exhibition and experience America’s first steps into space through the life of Captain James A. Lovell, Jr., as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission.

Not to be missed? Our newest exhibition, Chicago's Night Sky explores how your sky above connects you to everyone, past and present, in every place on Earth.

Visit our website for our exhibitions and shows that are not to be missed.

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