50% off admission Chicago History Museum
Where: 1601 N Clark St., 312-642-4600
For a limited time there’s a Groupon for 50% off admission. If you’re an Illinois resident the Chicago History Museum is free from 12:30PM-7:30PM every Tuesday. Check out this Guide to the Chicago History Museum.
Admission includes access to all exhibitions in the Museum, including audio tours. Student and senior discounted tickets are available but this voucher still offers the best deal available. Children 12 and under are free.
Located at the intersection of Clark Street & North Avenue in Lincoln Park, the Chicago History Museum has an impressive 22 million-piece collection of historical artifacts, photographs, documents, as well as a world-renowned costume collection.
Current exhibits include:
Making Mainbocher: The First American Couturier, by discovering the gowns, garments, illustrations, and photography of the Chicago-born fashion icon, Mainbocher.
The Secret Lives of Objects exhibits items previously hidden within the Museum’s protected vaults.
Or let bring the kids’ to check out Sensing Chicago. Children can ride a high-wheel bicycle, hear the Great Chicago Fire, catch a fly ball at Comiskey Park, smell the Union Stock Yard, and dive into a giant Chicago-style hot dog.