Erin Carman

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Chicago Museums have A Ton of Free Days this Summer

Lately, you’ve probably been wanting to stay indoors. Well, Chicago’s got a lot of fun indoor museum offerings for the summer… and a lot of it is FREE!

The Art Institute of Chicago is free for visitors under 18 every day. The Shedd Aquarium is offering Illinois residents free entry on June 27th and 28th (you’ll need your tickets ahead of time). The Museum of Contemporary Art is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday.

And the Chicago Botanical Garden is free to Illinois residents on July 12th and 14th and, August 9th and 11th.

Even the Lincoln Park Zoo is free every day!

NBC 5 News has a full list to check out.