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A History Lover’s Travel Guide To Chicago

The Chicago Water Tower, Grant Park and Wrigley Field are among the must see attractions in Chicago for history lovers.


Field Museum photographed by John Weinstein (Credit: The Field Museum's facebook)

Chicago Scientists Open Egyptian Mummy Coffin

Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax.


(Photo credit: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

Field Museum Scientists Assist In Search For Missing Baby’s Body

A team of experts from the Field Museum spent the weekend helping with a murder investigation in Michigan.


A picture taken on September 12, 2010 shows prehistoric paintings in the Lascaux Cave, near the village of Montignac, southwestern France as part of the 70th anniversary of its rediscovery. The Lascaux cave has been closed to the public since 1963 to prevent deterioration of the art caused by humidity and warmth from visitors. An exhibit of replicas of the cave paintings is coming to the Field Museum of Natural History in March 2013. (Photo credit: PHILIPPE WOJAZER/AFP/Getty Images)

Exhibit Of Prehistoric Cave Painting Replicas Coming To Field Museum

Prehistoric cave paintings so fragile they’re sealed from human view are coming to the Field Museum of Natural History in replica next March.

WBBM Newsradio–09/18/2012

Grant Park

Signs Of Climate Change Found In Grant Park

A Field Museum bird specialist says he’s still seeing in December, birds that used to leave by mid-November at the latest.

WBBM Newsradio–12/03/2010

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New Field Museum Exhibit Is All About Gold

The Field Museum is giving visitors what might be described literally as a golden opportunity. PHOTO GALLERY

CBS Chicago–10/21/2010