Spend the Day at the Museum of Science and Industry!

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Did you know that the Museum of Science and Industry is an easy drive from Oak Park Place Apartments? Opened during 1933’s Century of Progress, it’s the largest science center in the Western Hemisphere. More than 180 million visitors have walked through its doors. The museum features more than 400,000 square feet of exhibition space. Museum of […]

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Take an Educational Day Out to the International Museum of Surgical Science

Gain some fascinating insight into the development of medicine and the allied sciences. Spend an afternoon visiting the International Museum of Surgical Science at 1524 N. Lake Shore Drive. The museum was founded in 1935 by the International College of Surgeons. It was originally intended to promote the exchange of surgical knowledge. As donations of both […]

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Check Out the Tinkering Lab at the Chicago Children's Museum

Get a hands-on lesson in science by putting things together and taking them apart. Visit the Tinkering Lab in the Chicago Children’s Museum located at 700 East Grand Avenue on Navy Pier. Families can have hours of fun using the variety of tools and materials provide to assemble anything their imagination can design. The Pegboard Challenge includes […]

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