Annual Report & Financials

2016 Annual Report

The 2016 Annual Report has arrived! Check out highlights from our year in review, as well as the stories that powered the Adler forward in 2016. Don’t miss our in-magazine video highlights, which can also be found below for your convenience.

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Featured Videos

Planet Nine

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Gravitational Waves

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What Is A Planet?

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Far Horizons

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Women in Space Science

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Nonprofit Status

Organizations & Membership
The Adler Planetarium is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and a member of the American Association of Museums, Association of Science-Technology Centers, and Chicago’s Museums in the Park consortium of institutions located on Chicago Park District land.

Annual Reports & Financial Information
As a non-profit organization, The Adler Planetarium publicly discloses its financial statements and reports.

Download the Adler’s 2016 Annual Report (PDF)Download the 2016 Adler Planetarium IRS 990 (PDF)

Download the Adler’s 2015 Annual Report (PDF) Download the 2015 Adler Planetarium IRS 990 (PDF)

Download the Adler’s 2014 Annual Report (PDF) | Download the 2014 Adler Planetarium IRS 990 (PDF)

Download the Adler’s 2013 Annual Report (PDF) | Download the 2013 Adler Planetarium IRS 990 (PDF)

Federal Grant Conflict of Interest Policy
Per the requirements of 42 CFR 50 Subpart F, Adler’s Federal Grant Conflict of Interest Policy is publicly 
available here.