The Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago unexpectedly shut down on Wednesday for maintenance.

The Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago has announced that it will be closed on Wednesday for unplanned maintenance. The specifics of the maintenance were not disclosed in the announcement made to the media and posted on the museum’s website. Visitors who purchased advance tickets will be refunded or can reschedule their visit by calling 773-684-1414.

The museum is scheduled to reopen for normal hours on Thursday. Currently, the MSI is hosting several exhibitions that showcase science and technology, including “007 Science: Inventing the World of James Bond,” which explores the science behind the iconic movie franchise, and “The Blue Paradox,” an exhibit that delves into the impacts of plastic pollution in the ocean. Additionally, visitors can experience “The Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition,” hosted annually since 1970, until April 21st.

For film enthusiasts, the Giant Dome Theater is showing “Dark Universe,” “Michael Jordan to the Max,” and “Tornado Alley” until May 17th. This immersive experience allows visitors to explore and learn about science and technology through various exhibits and displays.

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