Free Days at Chicago Museums in February

Enjoy free admission to Chicago museums on Illinois resident discount days in February. (Dates are subject to change, so please confirm dates with each museum.)

Adler Planetarium

  • February 4-6, 11-13, 17-20

Art Institute of Chicago

  • Monday through Friday from February 1 to 29

Chicago Children’s Museum

  • First Sunday of every month for children 15 and younger

Chicago History Museum

  • Tuesdays from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • February 17

DuSable Museum of African American History

  • Tuesdays

Field Museum

  • February 1-29

Lincoln Park Zoo

  • Always free

Museum of Contemporary Art

  • Tuesdays

Museum of Science and Industry

  • February 3-6, 10-13, 18-20, 24-27

National Museum of Mexican Art

  • Always free

National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture

  • Always free

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

  • Thursdays

Shedd Aquarium

  • February 3-7, 10-14, 17-21, 24-28

In partnership with Museums in the Park, we offer free Kids Museum Passports to cultural institutions.