FREE ADMISSION to family and cultural attractions!
The following attractions offer FREE admission (some non-profits suggest a donation). Please visit the websites of these attractions for schedules as times may vary.
ILLINOIS STATE MUSEUM - Springfield, IL
Explore the heritage and culture of the great state of Illinois. Visitors to the main museum in Springfield are treated to world renowned natural history exhibits and a wonderful view of the arts within and beyond Illinois' borders. There is also a Play Museum on the lower level for little ones! The Illinois State Museum inspires discovery and caring about Illinois' cultural and natural resources and heritage.
502 S Spring Street, Springfield, IL 62706 • (217) 782-7386 • www.museum.state.il.us and www.facebook.com/IllinoisStateMuseum
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART CHICAGO - Chicago, IL
Free Tuesdays at the MCA! The Museum of Contemporary Art offers free admission for Illinois residents on Tuesdays, year round! Tuesdays are free for Illinois residents with valid ID and the museum will be open until 9 pm. All ages are welcome. Check out their current exhibitions here! Visitors can also view the blockbuster summer exhibition Virgil Abloh: "Figures of Speech" (Jun 10–Sep 22, 2019) for free on Tuesdays by visiting the museum and reserving tickets for day-of entry.
220 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL • 312-280-2660 • mcachicago.org
ROYAL OAK FARM - Harvard, IL
Royal Oak Farm is a 160-acre apple orchard located in Northern Illinois offering u-pick and pre-picked apples, pumpkins and raspberries. We also offer a market, bakery, restaurant, apple barn, harvest barn, pavilion, playground, petting zoo, trackless train, carousel, and wagon rides. Royal Oak specializes in school tours, summer programs, senior tours, group luncheons, and special events. Open Mid-August through Mid-November.
15908 Hebron Rd., Harvard, IL 60033 • 815.648.4141 • www.royaloakfarmorchard.com