Museum of Science + Industry – Chicago

The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI), Chicago—one of the largest science museums in the world—is home to more than 400,000 square feet of hands-on exhibits designed to spark scientific inquiry and creativity.

MSI excites students, empower teachers, and engage the community with innovative programs. Its Center for the Advancement of Science Education (CASE) aims to achieve the Museum's vision, which is to inspire and motivate our children to achieve their full potential in the fields of science, technology, medicine and engineering. 

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