Things to do in Chicago

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  • 1
    Millennium Park

    Millennium Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Chicago things to do
    435 reviews
    Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyArtsy

    This is a public park free for all. Main attractions include cloud gate, the Pritzker Pavilion and the crown fountain. This park is wonderfully designed by the famous architect Frank ...

  • 2
    Willis Tower

    Willis Tower

    Ranked #2 overall in Chicago things to do
    288 reviews
    Sights and Museums,Landmark,Popular
    Popular withAdventureFamiliesArtsy

    If you’ve got the guts to go into a cube of glass suspended 1200 some odd feet above the hard concrete of Chicago, you don’t have to prove your courage ...

  • 3
    Art Institute of Chicago

    Art Institute of Chicago

    Ranked #3 overall in Chicago things to do
    251 reviews
    Sights and Museums,Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    The best museum I have ever visited. Spent three hours wondering around and could easily have spent three more. The exhibition on 1930s American Drawings was excellent! A must-do when ...

  • 4
    Wrigley Field

    Wrigley Field

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

    We went to Wrigley for a James Taylor/Bonnie Raitt concert. Wrigley is a fun place for a baseball game but just okay for a concert. James and Bonnie were great ...

  • 5
    Navy Pier

    Navy Pier

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

    Its amazing awesome great food awesome shopping beautiful views of downtown and the lake . Fireworks on wensday nights. Just a fun time.

  • 6
    Cloud Gate

    Cloud Gate

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

    Such a beautiful place to walk around. If you want to take amazing photos I would get there early

  • 7
    John G. Shedd Aquarium

    John G. Shedd Aquarium

    Ranked #7 overall in Chicago things to do
    157 reviews
    Sights and Museums,Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    My friends and I always enjoy our trips to the Shedd. Great for families, the dolphin show is always a hit with the kids

  • 8
    John Hancock Center

    John Hancock Center

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

    Skip the skydeck and head straight to the 96th floor Signature lounge for tasty cocktails and jaw dropping views.

  • 9
    Lincoln Park Zoo

    Lincoln Park Zoo

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

    My favorite Chicago zoo...and it's free so what's not to love.

  • 10
    Field Museum

    Field Museum

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

    The Field Museum is a very large natural history that certainly has cool exhibits like the gem room and of course the dinosaurs! Leave yourself plenty of time because it's ...

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