Things to do in Chicago

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    Millennium Park

    Millennium Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Chicago things to do
    455 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsySpiritual

    I grew up visiting Millenium Park on a regular basis, really fun spot for families. Enjoy the water features in the summer and the free ice skating rink in the ...

  • 2
    Art Institute of Chicago

    Art Institute of Chicago

    Ranked #2 overall in Chicago things to do
    260 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    This place is magnificent! One of the best art museums I’ve been to. Didn’t have enough time to explore (only had three hours...). We had lunch there, too, and it ...

  • 3
    Willis Tower

    Willis Tower

    Ranked #3 overall in Chicago things to do
    294 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withAdventureFamiliesHistory

    A great building with amazing views of Chicago! Would definitely go back and take more amazing photos!

  • 4
    Wrigley Field

    Wrigley Field

    Ranked #4 overall in Chicago things to do
    246 reviews
    Sports, Baseball Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryOutdoorsy

    Perfect Friday. A night game, which apparently was first one they have been able to have at Wrigley. It was super cool. Go Cubs Go!

  • 5
    Family Pavilion At Navy Pier

    Family Pavilion At Navy Pier

    Ranked #5 overall in Chicago things to do
    233 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Entertainment, Cruise, Theme Park, Pier
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyFoodies

    Most beautiful pier I've seen so far! The weather is great and the skyline is out of this world!

  • 6
    Cloud Gate

    Cloud Gate

    Ranked #6 overall in Chicago things to do
    180 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesOutdoorsy

    Great pictures suggest going in the earlier part of the day to actually be able to take pictures really big crowds doing afternoon. Lots of food trucks nearby and other ...

  • 7
    Shedd Aquarium

    Shedd Aquarium

    Ranked #7 overall in Chicago things to do
    161 reviews
    Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    Wednesday night Jazzin' at the Shedd is the best day to visit! Good for families and better for couples! One of the most romantic date nights you can have in ...

  • 8
    John Hancock Center

    John Hancock Center

    Ranked #8 overall in Chicago things to do
    162 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Other, Landmark
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureArtsy

    Great view, good drinks. Kind of loud because it was so busy but definitely worth it.

  • 9
    Lincoln Park Zoo

    Lincoln Park Zoo

    Ranked #9 overall in Chicago things to do
    134 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    One of the nation's oldest zoos housing 1200 animals representing 230 species. Includes children's zoo, carousel and paddle boats. FREE

  • 10
    The Field Museum

    The Field Museum

    Ranked #10 overall in Chicago things to do
    130 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Science Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    The Field Museum is always awesome! The exhibits are always top notch. If you have time stop by!

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