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Discover the Big Ten Experience

Discover the Big Ten Experience

Photos courtesy of: Big Ten

Plan your next trip to the Big Ten Experience with Aloft Chicago O'Hare. We're conveniently located just next door to the new exhibit, located on the first floor of the Big Ten Conference Headquarters and Conference Center.

At the Big Ten Experience, visitors can see the following displays:

  • This is B1G: Learn about Big Ten firsts, bests, icons and notable moments throughout the years.
  • Game On (Interactive Game): Try your hand at stopping a soccer ball, blocking a hockey puck or catching a football with this interactive game.
  • University Cubes: View fun facts, key stats and more from your favorite Big Ten school.
  • Honoring Legends. Building Leaders.: Learn more about the Big Ten from current athletes, alumni and fans.
  • Big Ten Connect: View live footage of Big Ten games.
  • Basketball Court with Interactive Radio Calls: Listen to 14 program-changing audio calls from men's basketball throughout the years.
  • Football/Basketball Touch Screen: Flashback to your favorite Big Ten football and basketball moments including every Rose Bowl Game program cover dating back to 1902.
  • Big Ten Vault: View memorable Big Ten sports games from years past.
  • Big Ten Slideshow: Walk back in time with these awe inspiring images from Big Ten schools.
  • Big Ten Impact: Learn more about how Big Ten schools continue to impact the community.
  • Current Big Ten Champions: Learn more about Big Ten champions with this interactive touchscreen.
  • Big Ten Theater: Get an insiders look at Big Ten traditions.

Big Ten Experience Visitors Information:

  • Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. CT on weekdays and 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Location: The Big Ten Experience is located on the first floor of the Big Ten Conference Headquarters and Conference Center (5440 Park Place, Rosemont, IL 60018)
  • Admission is free
  • Parking is available in the Parkway Bank Park parking garage located between Bryn Mawr Ave. and Balmoral Ave.

After a day at the Big Ten Experience, stop by W XYZ bar for a cool beverage with friends and family.