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.
Discover what piranhas really eat.
Frogs, toads, and salamanders are everywhere.
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.
Take a 360-degree tour of an underwater reef community.
Take a seat and catch Shedd’s aquatic presentation in the Rice Ampitheater, or check out Polar Play Zone.
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.
Chicago’s Staycation Destination: Bliss out and replenish your soul.