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Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light

Fri Nov 13, 2020 - Sun Jan 3, 2021- see all dates
9:30am to 4:00pm
All ages
Adults: $19.95 and up; Children (ages 3-11): $10.95 and up

The Museum of Science and Industry hosts its dazzling annual Christmas tree exhibit, where guests can enjoy decorated trees inspired by customs and cultures from countries all around the world. Guests must buy tickets in advance as many fewer than capacity will be sold during the 2020 season.  

The exhibit is centered around a four-story Christmas tree with more than 50 additional trees decorated by volunteers surrounding it.

Museum of Science and Industry
5700 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
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