Museum of Science and Industry

Just steps from Lake Michigan and minutes from downtown Chicago, the Museum of Science and Industry has events down to a science.

5700 S. DuSable Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637


The Museum of Science and Industry is the premier destination for unique and engaging special events – we have events down to a science.

MSI has spaces that are sure to “wow” and are fully transformable. We also offer customizable menus with local and seasonal ingredients.

Steps away from Lake Michigan and minutes away from the heart of downtown, the Museum of Science and Industry is ideal for any event, giving your guests tons to do.

At A Glance

Venue Type
Art Galleries & Museums, Ceremony, City, Historic Locations, Outdoor, Rehearsal Dinner
Venue Style
An Iconic destination in Chicago with interactive exhibits
Spaces Available:
Been In Business:
Max Guests:
Ceremony Site:
Indoor & Outdoor
Reception Site:
Indoor & Outdoor
Catering Options:
Onsite, preferred caterer, organic, kosher
Outside Alcohol Permitted
Guest Accommodations?
Contract Includes:
Variable based on seasonality, event space and attendees: $6,000 - $40,000+.
Michelle Kenny
Senior Sales Manager

A bride or host should have a selection of preferred dates, start and end times, head count, DJ or Band and budget prior to meeting with the Sales Manager. This will allow the Museum of Science and Industry to provide accurate pricing and design the custom flow of the event based on the agenda.


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