Your Visit

Get ready for liftoff!

Your visit to the Adler Planetarium on Chicago’s Museum Campus is sure to be out-of-this-world! 

We know that when planning your perfect trip to the museum, you’re looking for the best experience, which is why we’ve put all of the important information in one place! 

Check out the sidebar on the left side of this page for easy access to all the info you need before you visit: hours and upcoming events, admission information, COVID-19 protocols and requirements, directions, parking, and more. And while you’re planning, here are 5 things not to be missed while you’re visiting the Adler.

Adler Planetarium Hours

Monday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm

Tuesday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm**

Wednesday: 4:00 pm–10:00 pm*

Thursday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm**

Friday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm

Sunday: 9:00 am–4:00 pm

*Every Wednesday night is free for Illinois Residents (with proof of residency)

**Beginning April 12–May 26, the Adler will be closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays exclusively for school field trips

The Adler Planetarium is closed on Christmas Day and Thanksgiving Day.

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