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

Visitors to the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago will have to wait until Thursday to explore the various exhibits and displays. The museum announced on Wednesday that it would be closed for unplanned maintenance, but did not provide any specific details on what work needed to be done.

Those who purchased advance tickets can either receive a refund or reschedule their visit by calling 773-684-1414. The museum is set to reopen for normal hours on Thursday, and there are several exhibitions that visitors can look forward to seeing.

Currently, the MSI is hosting the “007 Science: Inventing the World of James Bond” exhibition, which focuses on the science and technology behind the iconic movie franchise. Visitors can also experience “The Blue Paradox,” an exhibit that explores the impacts of plastic pollution in the ocean. Additionally, the Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition, hosted annually since 1970, will be on display until April 21.

For those interested in films, the Giant Dome Theater is showing “Dark Universe,” “Michael Jordan to the Max,” and “Tornado Alley” until May 17. It is an immersive experience to explore and learn about science and technology through various exhibits and displays.

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