Event Details

Meet a Scientist -- Plant Research

Learn more about the museum's plant research

Talk to Matt von Konrat, Laura Briscoe and Kalman Strauss about their plant research and do your own citizen science.

On Fridays from 10am to noon, scientists will be out in the Museum sharing the wonders of its collections and highlights of their research. Hear about their work, see real artifacts and specimens from the approximately 30 million objects in The Field Museum's collections, and experience the Museum like never before. Topics range from birds to insects, from mammals to plants, from pottery to spear points, and more!

For more info, visit:  The Field Museum


The field museum

The Field Museum
1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL  60605



Event Highlights

  •  April 22, 2016
  •  10:00 am − 12:00 pm
  •  Grade Pre-K to 12
  •  FREE with general admission