Visit the Exhibition

Marvel at The Machines Inside Us All!

Explore how plants and animals stay in one piece and withstand the elements using an astonishing array of internal apparatuses. Compare the similarities between muscles and motors, legs and springs, claws and clamps, and many more mechanisms to learn how all living things have evolved the right tools for the job of survival.

Plan Your Visit
Check out exhibition hours, ticket information, directions, and more.

Exhibition Highlights
Get a brief overview of the exhibition to learn more about what you’ll see.

Events & Programs
Explore our exhibition events and programs for visitors of all ages.

Hotel Packages
Spend an exciting weekend in the city! Chicago-area hotels will be offering special packages that include VIP tickets to see the exhibition.