Museum of Science and Industry

The glass "cube" on the Museum of Science and Industry's Main Floor where "Month at the Museum" winner Kate McGroarty will reside.  (Credit: J.B. Spector, Museum of Science and Industry)

Digital Media Analyst From Uptown Wins Month At MSI

A digital media analyst from the Uptown neighborhood will become the second person to spend a month as a full-time resident of the Museum of Science and Industry.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

The glass "cube" on the Museum of Science and Industry's Main Floor where "Month at the Museum" winner Kate McGroarty will reside.  (Credit: J.B. Spector, Museum of Science and Industry)

6 Contestants Competing To Spend Month At MSI

The field has been narrowed down six contestants vying for a chance to live inside the Museum of Science and Industry.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

(credit: Museum of Science and Industry website)

MSI To Give Out Free Admission Passes For First-Day CPS Attendance

Chicago school students are getting freebies, but they have to earn them.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

Body Worlds

‘Body Worlds’ Exhibit To Close Monday At MSI

The third installment of the “Body Worlds” exhibit will close this coming Monday at the Museum of Science and Industry, but the museum will keep the exhibit open for extended hours for anyone who missed it.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

The glass "cube" on the Museum of Science and Industry's Main Floor where "Month at the Museum" winner Kate McGroarty will reside.  (Credit: J.B. Spector, Museum of Science and Industry)

MSI Accepting Applications For Second ‘Month At The Museum’

The Museum of Science and Industry is now accepting applications again for its second “Month at the Museum” contest.

CBS Chicago–06/23/2011

Ambulance

Woman, Child Hospitalized After Car Plunges Into Lagoon

A woman and a child are hospitalized in good condition after the vehicle they were in plunged into a lagoon near the Museum of Science and Industry Saturday morning in the Hyde Park neighborhood.

05/21/2011

Museum Of Science And Industry

MSI To Look For Another ‘Month At The Museum’ Candidate

The “Month at the Museum” contest is back this year at the Museum of Science and Industry.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2011

Science Fair

300 Public School Students Compete In Science Fair

The top 300 science projects from Chicago Public School students in grades 7 through 12 were on display this weekend at the Museum of Science and Industry.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2011

Body Worlds

‘Body Worlds’ Returns To MSI

For a third time, the celebrated “Body Worlds” exhibit is back at the Museum of Science and Industry.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2011

The "Tornado Interceptor" is a modified Dodge Ram truck. (Credit: Museum Of Science and Industry)

‘Tornado Alley’ Filmmaker Used Armored Truck To Film Inside Twisters

A documentary filmmaker used an armored truck to get himself inside a tornado while shooting “Tornado Alley” which is now showing in IMAX at the Museum of Science and Industry.

03/10/2011

Museum Of Science And Industry

Free Weekday Admission At MSI Through The Month

The Museum of Science and Industry is offering free general admission every weekday through the rest of January.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2011

Museum Of Science & Industry

Locals Guide to the Museum of Science and Industry

There aren’t many museums in the city where things feel larger than life. If you have children who love being hands on, then you need to take them to the largest science center in the Western Hemisphere.

12/05/2010

Kate McGroarty

Kate McGroarty’s Month At The Museum Wraps Up

Kate McGroarty’s month as a resident of the Museum of Science and Industry is coming to an end today.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2010

Wonderland Express

Best Spots In Chicago For Train Lovers

What is it about little kids and trains? Children’s literature and television is full of fictional trains from The Little Engine That Could, Thomas the Tank Engine, to newer efforts, like PBS Kids’ show “Dinosaur […]

11/16/2010

Kate McGroarty (Photo From Monthatthemuseum.com)

Museum Stay Coming To End For Chicago Teacher

The end is approaching for Andersonville teacher Kate McGroarty’s month-long stay at the Museum of Science and Industry.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2010

Kate McGroarty (Photo From Monthatthemuseum.com)

Museum Live In Enjoying Her Time

In the three weeks since Kate McGroarty has moved into the Museum of Science and Industry, she has slept inside the museum’s World War II German submarine, decorated Christmas trees with Chicago Blackhawk Tomas Kopecky and watched sunrise on the roof.

WBBM Newsradio–11/09/2010

Tomas Kopecky

Blackhawks’ Kopecky To Decorate MSI Tree

If you go to the Museum of Science and Industry today, you just might run into Blackhawks center Tomas Kopecky.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2010

University Of Chicago

Hyde Park Offers A Hair-Raising Halloween

Visitors to the South Side’s Hyde Park neighborhood this weekend will find quite the assortment of Halloween thrills – whether innocent family fun or chilling real-life sites.

10/29/2010

Kate McGroarty (Photo From Monthatthemuseum.com)

Theatre Artist Set To Move Into MSI

A Chicago theatre artist is set to begin her monthlong stay at the Museum of Science and Industry this morning.

10/20/2010

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