Field Museum unveils water exhibit

June 16, 2009 2:17:57 PM PDT
A new Field Museum focuses on the earth's most essential resource- water.Visitors can immerse themselves with information about the Chicago area's largest source of fresh water.

The exhibit also shows how animals adapt to extremes of wet and dry environments.

"Water" promises to inspire about conservation efforts from around the world. The exhibit opens at the Field Museum Wednesday and runs through September 20th.

Admission is $23 for adults and $13 for children.