Featured Planetariums/Astronomy

Adler Planetarium

America‚Äôs first planetarium. Through hands-on exhibits, learn about the history of astronomy, from the telescope and astrolabe to modern space travel and the solar system. Overnight and scout programs available. 1300 S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60605. Cook County. Tel: 312-922-7827.... More Info

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Staerkel Planetarium

2400 West Bradley Ave., Champaign, IL 61821. 217-351-2568. Groups visiting the Staerkel Planetarium will experience the night sky during live-narrated and full dome presentations. Topics include the seasons, Earth's climate, and more. Fee.

Strickler Planetarium

1 University Ave., Bourbonnais, IL 60914. 815-933-9905 ext. 352. Join the crew of the Starship Intrepid as they solve an ancient alien mystery, explore the planets of the solar system, and more. Visit each planet, get a close-up look at their surfaces, and learn about their environments. Fee.