Adler Planetarium

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The Adler Planetarium, America's first planetarium, opened in 1930. Located on Chicago's museum campus, the Adler is home to three full-size theaters, extensive space science exhibitions, and one of the world's most important antique astronomical instrument collections on display.

Students: For those 21 and older, check out Adler After Dark on the third Thursday of every month! Show your NU WildCARD for a student discount. See (Note: The Adler After Dark discount is for students only.)

1300 South Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60605

Phone: 312-922-7827

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  • One free general admission with the purchase of one general admission pass.

Good for regular museum hours only. Please present WildCARD to obtain discount.

Students/Residents: Yes
Student Spouse/Partners: Yes
Faculty/Staff (includes Spouse/Partners): Yes
Contractors & Part-Time/Temp Employees: Yes