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Museums in Midwest

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    Developed from a free art school and gallery started in the 1860s, The Art Institute of Chicago now holds a permanent collection of more than
    Tours from $26
  • Indulge your passion for the scientific world at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, the largest science museum in the Western Hemispher
    Tickets from $16
  • The Field Museum , Chicago
    The Field Museum contains permanent exhibits that range from the earliest fossils to present cultures around the world. Attracting nearly 2 m
    Tickets from $29
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    Home to more than 360 aircraft and missiles, National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is the world's largest and oldest military aviation museum
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    Pay tribute to one of the nation’s most iconic leaders at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library. One of the most-visited presidential librarie
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