As we posted earlier, Adler Planetarium and the Park District are holding eclipse viewing parties on Monday between 11am and 3pm. They will distribute viewing glasses while supplies last. In Uptown, the eclipse party will be at Clarendon Park.If you'd like to see what other options are available in the areas surrounding Uptown, you can check out: Berger Park (6205 N Sheridan) Hamlin Park (3035 N Hamlin) Revere Park (2509 W Irving Park) Adams Park (1919 N Seminary) Lincoln Park Cultural Center (2045 N Lincoln Park West) The entire list is here.
Astronomy enthusiasts can gather at the Adler early Saturday morning to view a reddish 'blood moon' Lunar Eclipse set to occur at 4:01 a.m. [ more › ]
Maybe it's inflation, maybe it's budget cuts. But Adler Planetarium is planning to boost general admission fees by $2 across the board, pending approval from the Chicago Park District, the Sun-Times reports. That will raise the entr...
The powerful alderman doesn't think the Park District should simply vote on the Adler Planetarium's proposed admission fee hikes without a public hearing. The irony is rich, isn't it? [ more › ]
Sip an adult beverage and stargaze at monthly, nerdily-themed parties at the planetarium. [ more › ]