1300 S Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60605
Type of Attraction: Museum
Location: Near Southside
Description: : America's First Planetarium including three full-size theaters, space/science exhibits, and an antique astronomical instrument collection.
Reservations Required : No
Braille Attraction Information: Yes
Accessible Bathroom: Yes with 5 foot turnaround
Bathroom Bar Placement: Behind/Right
Wheelchairs Available: Yes
Comments: Accessible entrance is just South of the Main Entrance. There are curb cuts for easy access to sidewalks. Wheelchairs are available for loan at South Entrance or Box Office. There are some resources about astronomy available in Braille. There are closed captioning devices for the theaters.
Type of Parking: Self/Pay Lot,Street-None
HC Parking Spaces: yes
Distance from Parking Lot to location: Less than 100 feet
Comments: There are several designated HC metered spots just behind the bus stop on the street. Also there are designated spots available in the lot that is located close to the South Box Office, or in the garage at Soldier Field.