Year round your groups can enjoy more than 35 world-renowned exhibitions at the Field Museum Chicago. Don’t miss our Mammals of Asia and Native American Halls; Explore Inside Ancient Egypt, with its mysterious mummies; and Underground Adventure, that let’s you see life through the eyes of a bug. New permanent exhibition, Evolving Planet, opening in March 2006, where guests can explore 4 billion years of life on Earth.
Our Northeast Terrace overlooks downtown Chicago and Lake Michigan. A variety of event setups can be managed including dinners, receptions, and corporate activations. Ask us about packages, daytime picnics, and custom rentals for your event today.
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Our most Important Target Market is?
convention & association, social, and corporate groups looking for a one-of-a-kind event venue in Chicago.
We are most proud of our ability to?
treasure our clients and provide a world-class destination for groups of all sizes.
We are famous with customers for our ability to?
provide superior customer service, award-winning vendors, and skillfully execute logistically challenging events in a museum setting.
Unlike our competition, we offer customers?
vast permanent exhibitions along with traveling exhibitions that frequently cannot be viewed at any other location in the United States.
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venue for a special event in the city of Chicago including superb service, amazing lakeside location and the opportunity to explore priceless museum collections.
We offer our customers the best?
service to assist them in attaining their goals and objectives through their events
The Event Manager of The Field Museum will be happy to help. Please fill out the form below:
Department of Special Events
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605