How to get to the antique surveyors transit in Chicago

What: Land surveyors courses at the Museum of Science and Industry.

When: Open to the public April 17-20.

Where: The Museum of the Arts and Science, 2200 N. Clark St., Chicago.

Cost: $10.

Contact: Chris Dickey, 312-673-9073.

About the museum: The museum is an important source of information about American culture, heritage and natural resources.

It houses the world’s largest collection of rare books, manuscripts, artifacts, photographs and film, and a wealth of history.

It was founded in 1867, when James Monroe built the first United States Capitol building.

The museum has been described as “the finest museum in the world.”

The Chicago Art Institute is one of the world most renowned museums of modern art.

It is located on Chicago’s North Side.