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Biologists with a bee swarm


For 160 years, The Chicago Academy of Sciences / Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum has been connecting Chicagoans to nature and science. Click below to follow our biologists on their latest expedition, explore our rich history and discover what exhibits await you on your next visit.
  • Blog

    Biologists doing field work

    Read the latest behind the scenes news.

  • Exhibits

    child in wilderness walk

    Preview our current exhibitions.

  • History

    Laflin Memorial Building

    Learn about Chicago's first museum.