Shedd closed while preparing exhibit

May 21, 2010 12:24:43 PM PDT
The Shedd Aquarium is closed Wednesday and Thursday as it prepares to open a major new exhibit.The staff is getting the facility ready for what it calls a re-imagined Oceanarium. It will include a child-friendly exhibit plus a show called Fantasea. It will have performances by dolphins, beluga whales and penguins.

The Shedd re-opens Friday and from then through October 16th admission to the original galleries is free but there's a charge for the Fantasea show.