Category Archives: Chgo Events

Art Institute -Chicago

159 E Monroe St., Chicago, 312-443-3600 http://artic.edu Q-tips say: Yes, go and enjoy! So much to see, you probably can’t see it all in one day. The El Greco exhibit is scheduled till Sept. 7, 2020 unless they extend it. Yes, … Continue reading

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Museum of Science & Industry 7/2020 –

5700 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637, (773) 684-1414, msichicago.org Yes, you need to make a reservation for a specific time. You must wear your mask the entire time you are visiting. They have sanitizing hand machines/& many employees … Continue reading

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Lincoln Park Zoo 7/2020

Lincoln Park Zoo – 2001 N Clark St. Chicago, IL 60614, lpzoo.org – (312) 742-2000 Yes, 1. You need to make a reservation for a specific time so they have control of the # of people in the zoo. 2. … Continue reading

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Chicago History Museum 7/2020

1601 N Clark St., Lincoln Park – 312-641-4600, Street or parking lot. Q-tips say: Go & enjoy. Free for all in July. Mrs. Q says: they do an excellent job being safe & social distancing & cleaning. The day we … Continue reading

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Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

9603 Woods Dr. Skokie, IL 60077 – (847) 967-4800 – ilholocaustmuseum.org 7/15/2020 – A special exhibit on display now. RBG Exhibit is worth seeing. The Q-tips went on the first day the Museum opened during C-19. It was FREE this … Continue reading

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International Museum of Surgical Science

International Museum of Surgical Science – 1524 N Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL, Gold Coast, Near North Side.  (312) 642-6502,  http://imss.org The International Museum of Surgical Science, a division of the International College of Surgeons (ICS), maintains over 10,000 square … Continue reading

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Klairmont Kollections 8/2019

Klairmont Kollections –  3117 N Knox,  Chicago,  (773) 685-1904,     klairmontkollections.com The Klairmont Kollections is an awesome private car collection of museum quality housed in a 100,000 square foot building that is adorned from floor to ceiling with vintage and … Continue reading

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Chicago Botanic Gardens –

Chicago Botanic Gardens –  1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe, IL  (847) 835-5440,   http://chicagobotanic.org    $25 per car on weekdays; $30 per car on weekends and federal holidays (includes tax).  Admission to the Chicago Botanic Garden is free. On Tues. parking for Seniors is $10.00.  They … Continue reading

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Museum of Science & Industry – behind the scene exhibits for members 7/2019

Museum of Science & Industry – a behind the scene exhibit for members.   5700 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637, Hyde Park,  (773) 684-1414,  emsichicago.org Q-tips say: Yes, an enjoyable visit. Saw things that are stored and they had their … Continue reading

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Halim Time & Glass Museum – Evanston IL

Halim Time & Stained Glass Museum– 1560 Oak Ave., Evanston, IL     http://halimmuseum.org Q-tips say:  See it and enjoy the beauty. We and our friends did enjoy.  It is two floors and there is an elevator and a handicap entrance.   Downstairs are the restrooms, … Continue reading

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