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Disney Tree (2)

Disney Tree (2)

Minnie Mouse and other Disney friends help add a magical touch to the Grand Tree.

December 05, 2013 11:00 am
Disney Tree (3)

Disney Tree (3)

Hanukkah is one of several multicultural displays featured in Holidays of Light, also taking place at the museum, which highlights holidays that celebrate light or enlightenment.

December 05, 2013 11:00 am
Disney Tree (4)

Disney Tree (4)

Volunteers help decorate the Kenya tree, one of 54, 12-foot trees representing Chicago’s ethnic communities.

December 05, 2013 11:00 am
Disney Tree (5)

Disney Tree (5)

The museum’s Ukrainian tree is decorated with spider web ornaments, tying into a Ukrainian legend in which a spider wove his sparkling web around the tree.

December 05, 2013 11:00 am
Disney Tree (1)

Disney Tree (1)

The 45-foot Grand Tree at the Museum of Science and Industry shines with more than 30,000 lights and hundreds of Disney-inspired ornaments.

December 03, 2013 11:00 am
Snoopy Tree Base at The Museum of Science and Industry

Snoopy Tree Base at The Museum of Science and Industry

Beneath the tree, guests will find Snoopy’s red doghouse decorated with Christmas lights, a Charlie Brown-style Christmas tree, Schroeder’s piano and packages wrapped in comic strip paper.

December 06, 2012 12:00 am
Snoopy Tree at The Museum of Science and Industry

Snoopy Tree at The Museum of Science and Industry

The 45-foot grand tree at the Museum of Science and Industry has more than 30,000 lights and hundreds of "Peanuts" ornaments.

December 06, 2012 12:00 am
Ukranian Tree at Museum of Science and Industry

Ukranian Tree at Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum’s Ukrainian tree is decorated with spider web ornaments, relating back to an old Ukrainian legend in which a spider wove his sparkling web around the tree.

December 06, 2012 12:00 am
Slovenia Tree at Christmas Around The World, Museum of Science and Industry

Slovenia Tree at Christmas Around The World, Museum of Science and Industry

A volunteer decorates the Slovenia tree. A special bread made around Christmas hangs on the tree. It is shaped into large stars, hearts and trees and is not eaten until the Feast of the Three Kings on Jan. 6. This is the day that marks the end of the Christmas season in Slovenia.

December 06, 2012 12:00 am
Adventures in Everyday Living Shorelines, Thursday, November 22, 2012

Adventures in Everyday Living Shorelines, Thursday, November 22, 2012

The Museum’s Ukrainian tree is decorated with spider web ornaments--relating back to an old Ukrainian legend in which a spider wove his sparkling web around the tree.

November 20, 2012 5:53 pm
 MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners help plant and maintain the Smart Home’s eco-friendly landscape.

August 17, 2012 12:00 am
MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

The Smart Home: Green + Wired has welcomed more than 300,000 guests on guided tours since its debut in 2008.

August 17, 2012 12:00 am
 MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners help plant and maintain the Smart Home’s eco-friendly landscape. 

July 26, 2012 9:00 am
MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

MSI's Smart Home features revamped gardens

The Smart Home: Green + Wired has welcomed more than 300,000 guests on guided tours since its debut in 2008.

July 26, 2012 9:00 am
Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

The Cybertecture Mirror in the master bath delivers the day’s time, temperature, news and traffic, keeps track of your weight, and even connects to friends on Facebook.

May 24, 2012 12:00 am
Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

The dining room features a former maintenance table from a southside steel plant, as well as an old globe lighting design by Ted Harris.

May 24, 2012 12:00 am
Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

The Smart Home: Green + Wired has welcomed more than 300,000 guests on guided tours since its debut in 2008.

May 24, 2012 12:00 am
Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

Museum of Science and Industry debuts revamped Smart Home

Chairs in the living room have been re-covered in environmentally friendly faux leather. A 120-drawer console, once used by the Field Museum, accents the far wall.

May 24, 2012 12:00 am
Muppets inspired decorations grace museums grand tree

Muppets inspired decorations grace museums grand tree

The museum's Grand Tree is decorated with more than 30,000 lights and 1,000 ornaments with a Muppet theme at Christmas Around The World 2010 at The Museum of Science of Industry Chicago.

December 10, 2010 12:00 am
Muppets inspired decorations grace museum's grand tree

Muppets inspired decorations grace museum's grand tree

The students from the Le Corden Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Chicago, created a gingerbread model of the Museum of Science and Industry. (Photo by J.B. Spector, Museum of Science and Industry)

December 05, 2010 12:00 am
Muppets inspired decorations grace museum's grand tree

Muppets inspired decorations grace museum's grand tree

Chicago Blackhawks tree on display at the Museum of Science and Industry's Christmas Around the World exhibit. (Photo by J.B. Spector, Museum of Science and Industry)

December 05, 2010 12:00 am
Muppets inspired decorations grace museum's grand tree

Muppets inspired decorations grace museum's grand tree

The students from the Le Corden Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Chicago, created a gingerbread model of the Museum of Science and Industry. (Photo by J.B. Spector, Museum of Science and Industry)

December 05, 2010 12:00 am
Month At The Museum

Month At The Museum

A different view of the cube that will become an office for the winner of a Month At The Museum of Science and Industry

July 22, 2010 12:00 am
Month At The Museum

Month At The Museum

An up-close view of the Month At The Museum winner's room, filled with fun science toys.

July 22, 2010 12:00 am
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