FIELD DAY

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Meet Sue. She’s the star of the show at Chicago’s Field Museum, the lead actress in her own 3-D film, and a huge hit with the kids. She’s also a 67-million-year-old dinosaur, the largest, best-preserved and most complete Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton ever discovered, and since her unveiling in 2000, more than 16 million visitors have come to marvel at her majestic beauty. But while Sue might get you and your family in the door on your next family outing, it’s the endless wonders in this world-class science museum that will keep you riveted for an entire afternoon. Take the kids by the hand and explore three levels of fascinating exhibits.  They’ll squeal with glee as they go from deciphering ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs to seeing the world as a roly polie bug in a matter of steps, finding their way through dioramas of the mammals of Asia and marveling at the plants of South America along the way.  On the top floor you’ll find the hall of gems, filled with all that glitters, so pay attention to those hints from your significant other. Isn’t your anniversary coming up?

The Field Museum

1400 S Lake Shore Dr Chicago IL 60605

(312) 922-9410

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