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Overview

Explore the outer reaches of the universe with this admission ticket to Chicago's Adler Planetarium, the first planetarium in the United States. Learn about space at the most advanced and oldest planetarium in existence today, with a plethora of shows and exhibits to delight visitors of all ages. Discover must-see shows like Cosmic Wonder, Destination Solar System and Skywatch Live and exhibits like Mission Moon, Our Solar System and the Universe: A Walk Through Space and Time. Admission includes choice of two Sky Shows and tour of historic Atwood Sphere.
  • Admission to Adler Planetarium, Unlimited Sky Shows and Historic Atwood Sphere Experience
  • Explore and learn about space at the most advanced and oldest planetarium in existence today
  • Visit a variety of exhibits including Clark Family Welcome Gallery, Planet Explorers, The Universe: A Walk Through Space and Time, and shows
  • See a Sky Show in the Grainger Space Theater, Definit Space Theater and the Johnson Family Star Theater
Chicago's Adler Planetarium is America's first planetarium and a premiere resource for inspiring the next generation of space explorers with its many must-see live shows, exhibits and events.

With this full-day admission ticket, enjoy the benefits an Anytime All-Access Pass provides at the world’s most advanced planetarium. Discover all the live shows, including Cosmic Wonder, a journey to the deepest reaches of space, from the birth of stars to the mystery of dark matter; Destination Solar System, a breathtaking tour of the sun, moon and planets in the year 2096; Skywatch Live, the premiere planetarium experience that navigates the abundance of objects that make up our universe and many more.

Also, see all the exhibitions. At Mission Moon, find out how the United States became the first nation to put a man on the Moon, what it’s really like to be an astronaut and why it takes an entire team to explore uncharted worlds. In Our Solar System, touch a piece of the Moon, the planet Mars or a distant asteroid. And at the Universe: A Walk Through Space and Time, travel to the distant corners of the cosmos and witness how the universe evolved more than 13.7 billion years ago, from the Big Bang to this morning’s sunrise.

Additionally, enjoy access to the historic Atwood Sphere — to experience the night sky over Chicago as it appeared in 1913 — and select two Sky Shows upon arrival.

Hungry? Visit Café Galileo's by Food For Thought for a relaxing lunch of soups, sandwiches, salads, flatbreads, beverages and desserts — and the best view of the beautiful Chicago skyline. On the way out, stop by the Adler Store for educational toys and games, space books and videos, official Adler gear and much more.

Reviews

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w
, Dec 2017

Tad bit bit boring!

D
, Aug 2017

This tour was amazing!

D
, Apr 2017

This tour was amazing!

A
, Mar 2017

It's interesting. Some areas are too dark and I feel like needs more light. Incredible star show! Highly recommended to see

C
, Nov 2016

Could not have been easier! No standing in line, just present your voucher and you are in!! We had a delightful day!

J
, Oct 2016

We enjoyed our tour, but were not overwhelmed.

M
, Sep 2016

The Adler Planetarium is a wonderful place to go to learn about our planet and the solar system.
The theater experiences are excellent. The view from Galileo's Cafe is fantastic in that you look out at the Chicago skyline. Took some family there to visit and it was a wonderful time.

C
, Sep 2016

The Universe just amazes me with how vast it is. We enjoyed the history and where technology has taken us today.

m
, Aug 2016

i loved it!

J
, Jul 2016

Well presented. More suited to family and children.


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