Museum Campus

Row 1

Burnham Park (btwn Roosevelt Rd & 18th Dr)
Chicago, IL 60601
Other Outdoors, Scenic Lookout, Park
Mon–Thu: Noon–10:00 PM Fri–Sat: Noon–10:30 PM Sun: 3:00 PM–10:00 PM

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  • Area containing the Field museum, the aquarium and the planetarium. Some good views of the city, especially from just outside the planetarium.
  • Photo challenge! Check out these vintage Documerica photos taken around Lake Michigan. Take a photo of what the lake looks like today and submit it to our State of the Environment Photo Project.
  • The best Chicago style hotdogs are at Kim and Carlos', at the southeast corner of the Field Museum!
  • Got to love the view you can see all of downtown
  • 57 acres of greenery and walking paths surrounded by world-class museums. The statue of Nicholas Copernicus is actually a replica of a famous 19th century Polish sculpture.
  • Wish they would do something about all these lil bugs swarming paths....otherwise great place to view the fireworks
  • May be best place to skyline views. If you are luckie sunsent could be amazing
  • Great views of the city
  • There are lots of grassy areas where you can roll out a blanket and have a picnic.
  • Great place for relaxing, especially at night time. Beautiful view. You can see whole downtown easily and it's so romantic. Good for a dates.
  • Local lindo na cidade. Vrios espaos e uma boa vista do skyline da cidade.
  • It's a great spot to just relax your feet in the sun after a long day at the museum! You can take a walk in the park !
  • Great view of the cityscape
  • Three of Chicagos most notable museums, all dedicated to the natural sciences, sit inside this 57-acre park on Lake Michigan.
  • Three museums in a small radius. Try to check them all out- shedd field and Adler. Running path goes by all 3
  • The museum, planetarium and aquarium are great attractions
  • Planetario, acuario y museo en un solo lugar?! Si !! Aqu es!!! Adems disfruta de sus jardines! Comete un Hot Dog estilo Chicago afuera de Field Museum y disfruta la tarde!!!
  • You have 3 different museum options at the same place. Plus, is a enjoyable walking from the park to there.
  • Check out the current exhibitions with a membership!
  • The greatest place in the city!