Chicago Field Museum is an educational and fun museum to explore. Plan a trip to the 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. You can find a map of the museum campus at the end of this post.
Field Museum visitors are greeted by a 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 a 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 the DNA lab and conservation lab and ask scientists any questions they may have.
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 where one can experience a replica of pharaoh tomb and see mummies. There is also an exhibition dedicated to the evolution of life on Earth and the history of the Americas. There are many nature pictures at the field museum that tells 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.
08.05.2020 by FPImages