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Chicago Museums Offering Free Admission Days During Fall

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If you live in Illinois, you can have some fun in Chicago this Fall for free. 

NBC Chicago reported that select museums in Chicago will be offering free admission days throughout the Fall season.

The most important thing is that you have a valid ID with an Illinois address. Especially those fancy new licences that you receive in the mail. That is your way to free admission into select museums and attractions.

Here is the list, according to Channel 5 News In Chicago  (Click on the blue links for more info:

Adler Planetarium

  • September: 12 – 16
  • October: 10 (Columbus Day)
  • November: 11 (Veterans Day)
  • December: 3 – 9

Museum of Science + Industry

  • September: 6-9, 12-16, 19-23, 26-30
  • October: 4-6
  • November: 3, 10
  • December: 1

Field Museum

  • September: 10, 17, 18, 19
  • October: 2, 16, 30, 31
  • November: 27
  • December: 3, 4, 18

Shedd Aquarium

  • September: 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
  • October: 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31
  • November:1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29

Art Institute of Chicago 

  • Every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. throughout the year

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