Second Field Museum price hike in two years OK’d by park board

The Field Museum will raise admission next year before the debut of its new titanosaur cast coming to the entrance hall. (Field Museum image / via DNAinfo)

DOWNTOWN — Field Museum visitors are going to pay a little more to get in next year.

The Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners approved higher admission fees for the Downtown natural history museum Wednesday.

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Adult Chicagoans will pay $18 beginning Jan. 1 to get into the museum at 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, up from $16 now. Adult nonresidents will pay $24, up from $22.

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