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Adler Planetarium, Chicago, Illinois

 
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cipristb's pictureby cipristb Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 3rd of August, 2010
I have been here only once, but it was so great. The Planetarium functions since 1930 and is not only a planetarium but also a chain of exhibits.

First you can watch the sky with the extremely accurate Zeiss Projector, you feel like you can see every star on the sky. Then, there are several different models of the solar system, there is an exhibition of antient instruments of astronomy and so many other things.

I would definitely want to see it once more in my life.

Address:
1300 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60605, Egyesült Államok

 
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