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Maxwell Street Market

7 AM - 3 PM

Do you enjoy chomping on a fresh churro while sifting through weathered tools, ball caps, and odds and ends? Of course you do.
Maxwell Street Market (map)
800 S. Des Plaines St
South Loop
Maxwell Street Market

Mission Moon


Featuring the restored Gemini 12 spacecraft and artifacts commemorating the 40th anniversary of its mission and other lunar adventures; astrolabes and various historical space reading devices; interactive displays on galaxies, planets, and other nonterrestrial entities. The museum's regular sky shows start on the half hour, virtual reality presentations every 90 minutes.

Adler Planetarium (map)
1300 S. Lake Shore Dr.
Museum Campus
phone 312-922-7827

Great Wall to the Great Lakes


Materials documenting the history of Chinese immigration in Chicago. $2, $1 students and seniors.

Chinese-American Museum (map)
238 W. 23rd St.
phone 312-949-1000