Ex-Field Museum Employee Charged In Seven-Year SwindleThe feds have charged a former longtime Field Museum employee days after it was revealed that the museum had been swindled out of more than $900,000 in cash over seven years.
Cubs, Blackhawks Fans Unite On Big Day For Photos With Stanley CupChicago might be in the midst of Cubs fever, but there’s still a championship Blackhawks team to celebrate. Blackhawks fans can take pictures of the Stanley Cup on Wednesday at Millennium Park or at the Field Museum.
Thanksgiving: Why You Should Skip Black Friday And Find Features From HomeSave some time, and maybe even some cash, by shopping at these local retailers in Chicago on Black Friday.
A 48 Hour Guide To ChicagoA practical travel guide for the best lodging, dining, transportation and attractions in Chicago, especially for travelers who have just 48 hours to visit America's third largest city.
Sue The T-Rex Celebrating 25th "Unearth Day" At Field MuseumTwenty-five years is just a drop in the bucket for a 65-million-year-old fossil, but it’s still a big milestone for the Field Museum, which is celebrating what it calls “unearth day” for Sue the T-Rex.
Adler, Field, Shedd Offer Free Admission On Presidents DayThe Adler Planetarium, Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium will have free general admission for Illinois residents on Feb. 16, according to a statement from an Adler spokesman.
Viking Longboat Sails Into Field Museum For New ExhibitA Viking longboat has been moved to safe harbor inside the Field Museum, where it'll headline a new exhibit about the complexities of Viking culture.
Best Museum Gift Shops In ChicagoIn the Chicago area, these five museum shops stand out because of their size and range of selection. They are accessible without having to pay admission.
Field Museum Holds Its First-Ever Identification DayIt was a "show and tell" day at the Field Museum Saturday. People brought their rocks, plants and bugs to show, so experts could tell them what they had.
Field Museum Returning Aboriginal Skulls To AustraliaA delegation from the Australian state of Tasmania was visiting Chicago to take home the remains of three Aborigines that have been in the collection of the Field Museum since 1958.
Field Museum Celebrates Anniversary Of First Ferris Wheel RideYou won't get to go for a spin, but the Field Museum is celebrating today the world's first Ferris Wheel ride, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Rare Fossil Meteorites To Go On Display At Field MuseumThey were found in a limestone quarry in Sweden in the 1950s. They sat in an office for three decades until an expert noticed them and determined they're meteorites.