Science & Nature School & College Tours to Chicago
Chicago is an ideal destination for groups studying science & nature with an extensive array of subject related visits and exhibitions. The city was also pioneer by launching a city-wide science programme ‘Life’s a Lab’, that aimed to engage and educate children about science. The city’s Museum of Science and Industry provides students hands-on, real-world examples of science and the famous Adler Planetarium will inspire with its interactive demonstrations and coursework.
Science & Nature Excursions
- The Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum - The Planetarium has a wonderful view of Chicago’s skyline, and is located on Lake Michigan. The Adler Planetarium is known as America’s first planetarium. You can experience the all-digital StarRider Theater, which is 3 stories tall or the Sky Theatre.
- John G. Shedd Aquarium- The largest indoor aquarium in the world. Watch whales, dolphins, harbour seals, sea otters and penguins cavort at the extraordinary Oceanarium. In the Wild Reef exhibit, floor-to-ceiling windows provide a diver’s view of sharks and other predators in 26 interconnected habitats.
- Museum of Science and Industry - Learn about science and technology with hands-on experience. Its collection of natural and man-made wonders include a Coal Mine and the 1930s Silver Streak train. The Omnimax theatre is always a mind-blowing visual experience