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Roll up your sleeves and let curiosity be your guide. At the Adler Planetarium, you’ll find hands-on, minds-on activities, experiences, and shows about the Universe that will blow your mind!
Our award-winning sky shows are not to be missed. Imagine the Moon, search for a new ninth planet, take a fast-paced tour of the Solar System, get to know the sky above Chicago, and fly through the stars at impossible speeds in our state-of-the-art theaters. Check out trailers for all of our sky shows!
Museum EntryIncludes All Exhibitions
Includes entry to the museum with access to all exhibitions featuring the Adler’s world-class collections.*
Child (ages 3-11): $8
*Does not include access to individually-ticketed sky shows or experiences.
Museum Entry +1All Exhibitions + One Sky Show
Includes entry to the museum with access to all exhibitions PLUS your choice of ONE sky show.
Child (ages 3-11): $17
A la Carte Shows
Add-on à la carte sky show tickets can be added to any pass for an additional cost at the Box Office.
Child (ages 3-11): $13
Being a member has always been the best way to experience the Adler. Enjoy great benefits all year round—including unlimited free admission—with memberships that are designed to work for you!
Special Offers + Free Days
The Adler Planetarium offers a variety of discounted tickets throughout the year. Special offer tickets can only be purchased in person at the box office on the day of your visit and include Illinois Resident Discount Days, discounts for Chicago residents, and more.
Save 50% or more off premium admission to the 5 top Chicago attractions including Adler Planetarium – your best sightseeing value! Purchase ONLINE today and you will immediately receive mobile and printable tickets by email.
Adult: $108 ($214 value)
Child (ages 3-11): $89 ($171 value)
Every Day Discounts
Students + Seniors
Students and Seniors (with ID) receive $2 off admission (any admission). Must be purchased at box office.
City of Chicago residents, with proof of residency, receive discounts on all admission passes in recognition of the generous support from the city.
Adult: $2 off
Child (ages 3-11): $3 off
Illinois Teachers + Active Police and Firefights
Illinois teachers (pre-k through 12) and active police and firefighters receive free Museum Entry which can be applied to any admission pass. Please show proper identification at the box office to take advantage of this benefit.
Active Duty + Veterans
Active duty personnel and veterans receive up to 5 free Museum Entry passes (adults or children) with identification.
Every day discounts are only available in person via the box office and cannot be combined.