Top 10 Chicago Museums [According to Facebook]

Can you find your favorite museum on this list? Most Chicagoans should be able too.

One would probably think that the Field Museum is the favorite, but you would be wrong; it’s the Art Institute of Chicago with 86,745 followers, at least according to Facebook likes.

The second is the Shedd Aquarium with 75,052 and the Field Museum is number three with 36,589 followers. The top five round out with Museum of Science and Industry (33,585) with that giant hamster wheel and the Museum of Contemporary Art (24,186) with the huge yellow protruding phone in the front yard as number five.

The last five spots have some major followers, but the numbers drop down below the 10,000. Number six goes to the Adler Planetarium with 9,273, number seven is the National Museum of Mexican Art with 6,240, number eight is the DuSable Museum with 6,098, and finally number nine is Chicago History Museum with 5,051 followers. The last museum number at number 10 is the Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago with 4,125 followers.

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