Chicago field museum learn about nature and take great dinosaur pictures

Bradysaurus - stocky reptile dinosaur, free image

Pareiasaurs big and bulky dinosaurs of Permian Period, Bradysaurus

Chicago, Illinois, USA
Latitude: 41.8662, Longtitude: -87.6165

Chicago Field Museum is an educational and fun museum to explore. Plan a trip to field museum and the whole family will enjoy it and bring back great dinosaur pictures.  Field museum is located  in Chicago downtown on the shores of Lake Michigan and is easy to find. This part of Chicago is known as Museum Campus and has other attractions – Aquarium, Planetarium and sports stadium.

Downtown Chicago lake waterfront with aquarium and planetarium
Filed Museum, waterfront view of aquarium and planetarium

Field Museum visitors are greeted by full size skeleton of Tyrannosaurus Rex named Sue. Large T-rex head with giant dinosaur jaws is leaning above in a menacing pose. Many people take lots of dinosaur pictures at this spot. This is one of the best preserved dinosaur fossils ever discovered. Field Museum has  large collection of dinosaur bones and dinosaur replicas on display. It also features laboratory were scientists study fossils and visitors can see them work through large windows. People can also see DNA lab and conservation lab and ask scientist any questions they may have.

Well preserved dinosaur bones of T-Rex Sue at Field Museum
Sue Tyrannosaurus Rex Skeleton, dinosaur pictures

Chicago Field Museum Grainger Hall of Gems has many artifacts from around the world including an exhibit dedicated to Chinese jade and will be of interest to many. Other collections include ancient Egypt were one can experience replica of pharaoh tomb and see mummies. There is also an exhibition dedicated to evolution of life on Earth and history of the Americas. There are many nature pictures at the field museum that tell us the story of our planet and explain many phenomena. However, for most visitors dinosaur collection will be of most interest. It is an opportunity to learn about types of dinosaurs and take great dinosaur pictures.

Giant head of the dinosaur at Field museum, dinosaur bones
T-Rex Sue Jaws, dinosaur pictures


Flying dinosaur - pterodactyl, pictures of animals at Field Museum
Flying predator – pterodactyl, pterosaurs reptile


DNA lab at Field Museum
Filed Museum Working DNA Lab
Fossils lab and scientists at field museum
Scientists working on dinosaur fossils
Pre historic animals fossils, nature pictures
Pre historic animals fossils
Close up image of dinosaur replica at field museum
Dinosaur pictures, dinosaur replica
DNA evidence explanation information board
DNA evidence display at Field Museum
Mammoths and other animals in diorama of ancient world, pictures of animals
Diorama of ancient world with mammoths
Hindu goddess solid gold statue
Solid gold statue of a Hindu goddess, ancient art pictures
Loose gem stones - blue sapphires
Gems exhibit, large sapphires
vintage costume jewelry collection - Diamonds brooch
Diamonds brooch, vintage costume jewelry
Large gold nuggets, nature pictures
Chunk of gold nuggets found in nature
golden nuggets display, nature pictures
Samples of golden nuggets in minerals collection at Field Museum
Chicago museum campus map
Chicago field museum campus map
Christmas decorations at Field Museum main hall
Field museum main hall decorated for Christmas

   14.07.2017 by FPImages

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