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December 2019

Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art Illinois Resident Free Day

December 10
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
Free

Admission is FREE for Illinois residents on Tuesdays

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Chicago History Museum Illinois Resident Free Day

December 10, 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 10, 2019

Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Free

Illinois Resident Discount Days The Museum is free to Illinois residents every Tuesday* from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. and on Commemorative Days: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, March 4, and July 4. *Excludes December 17, December 24 and December 31.

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The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Illinois Resident Donation Day

December 12
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 26, 2019

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Donations appreciated

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois residents.

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Merry and Bright A Victorian Christmas

December 14, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Downers Grove Museum, 831 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515 United States
Free

Join us for a celebration of the season at this free family event! Learn about Victorian Christmas traditions, tour the holiday-decorated Victorian Blodgett House and listen to Victorian-era carolers. Stroll the park while warming up a around a campfire and visit with Santa! Holiday snacks and hot cocoa will be available for purchase to enhance the holiday cheer! New this year! Tree Decorating Contest Free to enter! Resident groups and local businesses are invited to decorate a holiday tree to…

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Family Night Out for Families with Special Needs

December 15, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on November 17, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on December 15, 2019 at 5:30 pm

DuPage Children’s Museum, 301 N. Washington St.
Naperville, IL 60540 United States

Family Night Out provides an evening of play and learning for children with special needs and their families, focusing on the autism spectrum and other sensory processing disorders as well as physical disabilities. Finding places for the whole family to play without stress can be difficult, but this after-hours event allows for a time to experience the Museum in a calmer, less crowded environment. Some lighting and sound will be muted, and additional sensory activities and cool down spaces will…

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Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art Illinois Resident Free Day

December 17
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
Free

Admission is FREE for Illinois residents on Tuesdays

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The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Illinois Resident Donation Day

December 19
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until December 26, 2019

The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, 2430 N. Cannon Dr.
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Donations appreciated

Thursdays are suggested donation days for Illinois residents.

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Maiden Street Dancers

December 21, 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:45 am, repeating indefinitely

DuPage Children’s Museum, 301 N. Washington St.
Naperville, IL 60540 United States

Introduce children to the arts in a family-friendly setting with a Tiny Great Performance™ at the Museum! Experience the excitement of traditional Irish dance performed by the Maiden Street Dancers. Maiden Street Irish Dance Academy offers an opportunity for students to expand their dancing skills in a creative and fun environment. Since 2007, the school continues to focus on the traditional forms of Irish Dance and stresses the simple elegance of the Irish music and culture. Maiden Street is a…

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