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Adler Planetarium

The Adler Planetarium — America's First Planetarium — was founded in 1930 by Chicago business leader Max Adler. The museum is home to three full-size theaters, extensive space science exhibitions, and one of the world's most important antique astronomical instrument collections on display. The Adler is a recognized leader in science education, with a focus on inspiring young people, particularly women and minorities, to pursue careers in science.


  • Street: 1300 South Lake Shore Drive
  • Postcode: 60605
  • City: Chicago
  • State: IL


  • Telephone: 312-922-7827
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.