Open 9 am - 6 pm
Museum Campus parking availability and cost will be impacted by a concert taking place at Soldier Field. Taking public transportation is highly recommended.
  • A shower of translucent moon jellies over a blue background.
  • People dancing on the dance floor with colored lights at Shedd After Hours.
  • Five dolphins leap from the water in Shedd's Oceanarium
  • A DJ  pointing up and a crowd dancing on the dance floor with colored lights at Shedd After Hours.
  • The large shark habitat in Wild Reef curves over the heads of visitors.

Our Building is Evolving!

We are in the process of transforming our building as part of Shedd's Centennial Commitment. You may see construction fences, walls and trailers that indicate these changes are in progress.