Change the way you museum.
At 160 years strong, Chicago’s first museum began as a nature research and study center. Nerd-on, nature-lovers.
Get your feet wet at Chicago’s Shedd aquarium.
Venture out to the suburbs to spend time at one of the ten best zoos in the country.
Frogs, toads, and salamanders are everywhere.
Discover what piranhas really eat.
Take a seat and catch Shedd’s aquatic presentation in the Rice Ampitheater, or check out Polar Play Zone.
Take a 360-degree tour of an underwater reef community.
In a crash of waves, splash into a coral reef in the Philippines and get a diver’s-eye view of a diverse marine metropolis.
Chicago’s Staycation Destination: Bliss out and replenish your soul.