Go Chicago pass holders can visit Adler Planetarium Chicago for free.

Visit Adler Planetarium with your Go Chicago pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • Anytime All-Access admission to all Adler Planetarium exhibits included
  • Choose up to two sky shows including Imagine the Moon
  • Skip the ticket line with your pass at the South Box Office entrance
  • Your pass gives you access to many more attractions in Chicago

Travel through space and time, and learn everything there is to know about the solar system at the Adler Planetarium.

Hours of Operation

Daily: 9:00AM – 4PM. 

Closings & Holidays

Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. On rare occasions this attraction closes early due to private functions. Hours vary during certain times of the year, so visit adlerplanetarium.org prior to your visit for the most up-to-date information.

Know before you go

Getting In: To skip the ticket line, enter Adler Planetarium at the South Entrance and Simply show your Go Chicago pass to gain admission. Staff will provide you with tickets to the museum and help you select your sky shows.

Please Note: Your Anytime All-Access admission includes all exhibits, the Atwood Sphere Experience and your choice of unlimited shows, Atwood Sphere Experience including Imagine the Moon the Adler's newest sky show. The Community Design Lab and Atwood Sphere will be closed between August 19-November 21, 2019, as the surrounding space will be under construction for a new exhibition. We apologize for the inconvenience, but look forward to sharing a new experience with you coming fall 2019.

Adler Planetarium Exhibition Discounts | Go Chicago Pass

Getting there

Adler Planetarium

US, IL, Chicago, 60605, 1300 South Lake Shore Drive,


1300 South Lake Shore Drive,
Chicago, IL 60605
United States

Closest Subway Stop

CTA Orange, Red, or Green line. Exit the train at the Roosevelt stop. Then take CTA bus #146 Inner Drive/Michigan Express, which will drop you off in front of Adler Planetarium.

Closest Bus Stop

CTA bus #146 stops along Michigan Avenue north of the river and on State Street south of the river and will drop you off in front of Adler Planetarium.