Things to do in Chicago

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    Millennium Park

    Millennium Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Chicago things to do
    450 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyArtsy

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

  • 2
    Art Institute of Chicago

    Art Institute of Chicago

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

    Initially went here on a Spanish trip for my class and had so much fun with my classmates. I came back here again with my friends just for fun! Good ...

  • 3
    Willis Tower

    Willis Tower

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

    Came during sunset, paid for the tickets and ride up to skydeck. There were lots of people waiting in line for the ledge, it's worth going when in Chicago.

  • 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
    Cloud Gate

    Cloud Gate

    Ranked #5 overall in Chicago things to do
    179 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Popular
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesOutdoorsy

    The Bean is a magnet for selfies and picture opportunities. Great reflections from the surrounding landscape.

  • 6
    Shedd Aquarium

    Shedd Aquarium

    Ranked #6 overall in Chicago things to do
    161 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    The highlight of a recent trip to Chicago. Visited as a kid, so cool to see it again. The aquarium has everything from bright colorful tropical fish, Dolphins, beluga whales, ...

  • 7
    John Hancock Center

    John Hancock Center

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

    Even if you don't go up to the observation deck (very long line when we were here), they do have some shops and an interesting patio area out front.

  • 8
    The Field Museum

    The Field Museum

    Ranked #8 overall in Chicago things to do
    130 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Science Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Beautiful museum! So many different rooms to walk into and read about history of dinosaurs, China, Africa and even about Sue the T-Rex. Their short movies are awesome!

  • 9
    Lincoln Park Zoo

    Lincoln Park Zoo

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

    I have amazing childhood memories going to this zoo! It's a fun outing for the whole family and especially during the winter, Zoo Lights is fantastic!

  • 10
    Museum of Science and Industry

    Museum of Science and Industry

    Ranked #10 overall in Chicago things to do
    128 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryStudents

    One of the best museums in down town Chicago. Everyone is the family would enjoy because the wide array of activities

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