Astrotourism in Illinois
Enjoy astronomy in the state of Illinois. Go visit a planetarium, space museum, observatory, space tech factory, space port, dark sky park, or attend a star party!
Notable planetariums in IL
These are largest and most notable - also see all planetariums in Illinois.
- Adler Planetarium
Space museums in IL
- Museum of Science and Industry
- Cernan Earth and Space Center
- River Grove
Notable observatories in IL
These are largest and most notable - also see all observatories in Illinois.
- Univ of Illinois Observatory
- Dearborn Observatory
Annual star parties in IL
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- Bootleg Spring Star Party
Research centers in IL
Dark sky sites in IL
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- Middle Fork River Forest Preserve
Meteor craters in IL
These are the major meteor impact crater sites you can visit. Also see all meteor crates.
- Crater name
- Des Plaines crater
- Glasford crater