Peoria Riverfront Museum lowers prices

By WEEK Reporter

August 22, 2013 Updated Aug 23, 2013 at 11:27 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- New prices have taken effect at the Peoria Riverfront Museum.

Thursday, museum staff announced that general admission to the galleries and dome planetarium have been lowered by a dollar.

• General admission to galleries and Dome Planetarium: $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $8 for children ages 3 to 17. (Previously $11, $10 and $9, respectively.)

Prices for the 3-D educational movies in the Giant Screen Theater have been lowered by three dollars.

• 3-D educational movies in Giant Screen Theater: $7 for adults, $6 for seniors and $5 for children ages 3 to 17. (Previously $10, $9 and $8, respectively. Please note that pricing levels for first-run feature films are not changing.)

The Museum also announced some new beverage options. Beginning Labor Day, the Giant Screen Theater will expand its concession menu to include wine and beer for evening showings.