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Make a virtual trip to these places, and then go there in real time.

Adler Planetarium – Visit the stars at the first planetarium built in the Western Hemisphere.

Art Institute of Chicago – Join a family Kraft program and learn about works of art.

Brookfield Zoo – Go and see some wild animals.

Chicago Children’s Museum – A place where learning and play connect, for children and their families.

Explore More Illinois–  A free service provided by your library that provides instant online access to free and discounted tickets to museums, science centers, sporting events, zoos, park districts, theaters, and other fun and local cultural venues.

Field Museum of Natural History – Go and see Sue, the most famous T. Rex of all.

John G. Shedd Aquarium – Take a voyage into the Oceanarium.

Lincoln Park Zoo – Where people and wild animals meet.

Museum of Science and Industry – Go and visit a fairy castle and/or a coal-mine.

Please Note: These pages contain links to non-library sponsored remote services. The Westchester Public Library and its employees are not responsible for the content, reliability or availability of these services.

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