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 withFamiliesOutdoorsyArtsy

    It was a fun thing to do while we waited for our breakfast at the Wildberry cafe

  • 2
    Willis Tower

    Willis Tower

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

    Check the weather before coming here. If it's too cloudy you won't be able to see a thing just clouds.

  • 3
    Art Institute of Chicago

    Art Institute of Chicago

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

    Too many paintings so don’t try to do everything on one visit. Pace yourself and checkout the styles you like best.

  • 4
    Wrigley Field

    Wrigley Field

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

    I LOVE WRIGLEY FIELD!!!!!!!!! I cannot get there often enough because I live out of state but whenever I am in Chicago, WRIGLEY is one of my stops!!!!!!!

  • 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 withFamiliesFoodiesAdventure

    Great place to take the family for an afternoon of rides and fun! Lots to do at Navy Pier.

  • 6
    Cloud Gate

    Cloud Gate

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

    When in Chicago, it would be a shame if you don't get an awesome picture here in front of this iconic bean designed by Anish Kapoor. This is the centerpiece ...

  • 7
    Shedd Aquarium

    Shedd Aquarium

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

    If you like animals, this is the place to go. The aquarium is such a great place to visit.

  • 8
    John Hancock Center

    John Hancock Center

    Ranked #7 overall in Chicago things to do
    162 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Other
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureArtsy

    Not as popular as the Sears Tower but well worth it. At the 360 Chicago you get to experience an incredible view! Not only that but you can experience the ...

  • 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

    The zoo is just over a one milefrom the Ginkgo Leaf Apartment A great walk of a quick cab ride. It is a totally free zoo and is currently in ...

  • 10
    The Field Museum

    The Field Museum

    Ranked #9 overall in Chicago things to do
    130 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Science Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Definitely one of the best museums in Chicago! Spent 4 hours exploring, and could easily have stayed longer. The exhibits were phenomenal.

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