The ISM is fun for kids and adults alike! It boasts a variety of exhibits, including a full size mastodon skeleton and Illinois specific fossils, animals, and historical artifacts. The kids area in the lower level is a great, hands on way for kids to...更多
We visited here on an impulse and were rewarded. From the moment we walked in, this was the nicest museum staff that really went above and beyond. The docent at the front desk even called over to the Capitol to see if I could get...更多
We went to Changes on the first floor. It was a really nice exhibit showing the science supporting environmental changes experienced in Illinois. Scientists from diverse backgrounds and fields were represented as well.
On the basement level is an area for children. Our children set...更多
Pros: we had the museum pretty much to ourselves for over an hour maybe because everyone was at the st. Patrick's day parade or because it was cold out, admission is free for kids, kids area is very interactive
Cons: the exhibits require a lot...更多