Things to do in Chicago

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    Millennium Park

    Millennium Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Chicago things to do
    9.1462 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesHistory

    Love love love millennium park in all seasons. My child enjoys going there for movies, dancing events, really every reason a child could have a blast. It’s worth going to ...

  • 2
    Art Institute of Chicago

    Art Institute of Chicago

    Ranked #2 overall in Chicago things to do
    9.5261 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.

  • 3
    Willis Tower

    Willis Tower

    Ranked #3 overall in Chicago things to do
    8.7296 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withAdventureFamiliesArtsy

    I went here many years ago when it was the "Sear's" Tower, but they have upgraded it since then. We waited in line to step out onto the glass floor, ...

  • 4
    Wrigley Field

    Wrigley Field

    Ranked #4 overall in Chicago things to do
    9.2248 reviews
    Sports, Baseball Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryOutdoorsy

    Home of the Famous 2016 World Series Winner's The Chicago Cubs Baseball Team! This is only a 15 minute walk down Clark Street North.

  • 5
    Family Pavilion At Navy Pier

    Family Pavilion At Navy Pier

    Ranked #5 overall in Chicago things to do
    8.1235 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Entertainment, Cruise, Theme Park, Pier
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    Navy pier has stuff for everyone from the iconic Ferris wheel to tons of restaurants!

  • 6
    Cloud Gate

    Cloud Gate

    Ranked #6 overall in Chicago things to do
    9.1181 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withArtsyFamiliesOutdoorsy

    The famous Cloud Gate, or "The Bean", fun area to take photos of your reflection, right in a busy area in Millennial Park.

  • 7
    Shedd Aquarium

    Shedd Aquarium

    Ranked #7 overall in Chicago things to do
    9.1161 reviews
    Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureStudents

    One of the best aquariums in the country, as well as the oldest. The Shedd is a historic building that houses an impressive aquatic collection.

  • 8
    John Hancock Center

    John Hancock Center

    Ranked #8 overall in Chicago things to do
    8.9162 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
    9.0135 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    The zoo is free for all! Has a great selection of animals. The zoo lights at the end of the year are a must see!

  • 10
    The Field Museum

    The Field Museum

    Ranked #10 overall in Chicago things to do
    9.3131 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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