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Museum of Broadcast Communications

4.5/5
6 Reviews
Closed Open on Tue-Sat,10:00am-5:00pm
Address: 360 N State St, Chicago, IL 60654-5411
Official website: http://www.Museum.Tv
Phone: 312 245 8200

What people are saying:

It was a wonderful time! We laugh at so many old sketches! You can sit on Wayne's world sofa! This exhibition is for you to experience the process of making SNL programs-Monday to Saturday night! So many talented writers and comedians make SNL possible week after week!

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  • ransom007
    ransom007
    Anaheim, California
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    Good history of broadcasting in downtown Chicago, IL

    There are pay-to-park lots and garages in the area. The entrance to the museum is on the ground floor and that is where you pay your admission. The basic admission price is $14 with several discounts ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1584791957000+0800)/
  • Tom F
    Tom F
    Lemont, Illinois, USA
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    Nice Couple of Hours

    Great location in downtown River North area. Had interesting Rock memorabilia. Mainly outfits worn on certain shows. They had a lot of recorded documentaries and clips of different shows. All in all w...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583759375000+0800)/
  • Q1340EOkathyc
    Q1340EOkathyc
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    A Little Disappointed

    I did enjoy seeing many of the exhibits... the old television cameras are amazing. But I was pretty disappointed in the "Chicago connection" to early 50s & 60s television. We were truly the TV generat...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583221665000+0800)/
  • PJS22182
    PJS22182
    Vienna, Virginia, USA
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    Great for temporary exhibits

    We visited the Museum of Broadcast Communications for the traveling exhibit from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame called "Stay Tuned: Rock on TV," which runs from Oct. 18, 2019, to April 2, 2020. It is ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1580624310000+0800)/
  • wisjc
    wisjc
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    A Gem

    This is a gem. Maybe not hidden but certainly not well known. It contains a display of radio and TV artifacts which range from Fibber McGee and Molly through The Nixon / Kennedy Debate to costumes a...

    Reviewed on /Date(1578707365000+0800)/

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