Shedd Aquarium To Offer Free Admission To Federal Employees During Shutdown

Thursday, January 24, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

The Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, is offering free admission to federal employees and their families for the duration of the federal government shutdown, Shedd officials announced in a statement released today.

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Shedd Aquarium’s Special ‘Underwater Beauty’ Exhibit To Open May 25

Monday, May 21, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A ribbon eel, part of Shedd Aquarium’s new ‘Underwater Beauty’ exhibit, which opens Friday. | Courtesy Shedd Aquarium 

The Shedd Aquarium’s new special exhibit, “Underwater Beauty,” seeks to “bring guests closer to the stunning and surprising spectrum of shapes, sizes, movement, patterns and colors that exist within the aquatic animal world,” according to a statement the Shedd released on May 21.

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Shedd Aquarium Free Access Days Start On Jan. 15 — MLK Day

Sunday, January 14, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Children inside of the Shedd Aquarium | Courtesy Shedd Aquarium

All Illinois residents with valid ID’s will be able to get into the Shedd Aquarium for free starting Jan. 15 — Martin Luther King Day, according to museum officials.

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