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Art Institute of Chicago »

One of the most respected art museums in the world, The Art Institute of Chicago houses a collection of close to 300,000 pieces. In addition to its vast permanent collection the museum hosts many special exhibitions and holds hundreds of lectures and performances throughout the year. Founded in 1879 and... more »

Navy Pier »

An exciting entertainment area filled with rides, shops, museums and restaurants Navy Pier is one of Chicago’s biggest attractions. Sightseeing boat tours and lakeshore dinner cruises are also available from the pier offering a fantastic view of the city skyline day or night. Every Wednesday and Saturday night from May... more »

Millennium Park »

Millennium Park is a world class urban area known for its superbly designed concert pavilion and its many outdoor performances and exhibitions. The visionary concert venue is complimented by a modern take on the town square, welcoming visitors with interesting sculptures and fountains, fusing technology with art in unique and... more »

Chicago Theatre »

With its bright and glittering marquee made famous in movies and television the Chicago Theatre is instantly recognizable. The elegant lobby and majestic auditorium take visitors back to a time of opulence – the early 1920’s, at the dawn of Hollywood’s golden age. Today it stands as a national icon... more »

Wrigley Field »

Baseball is America’s pastime, and what better way to experience it than a visit to one of the most historic stadiums in the country, Wrigley Field in Chicago - host to five World Series games between 1929 and 1945. Wrigley Field was built in 1914 and has been home to... more »

The Magnificent Mile »

Truly one of the great avenues in the United States, North Michigan Avenue – or The Magnificent Mile as it’s known - is a hub of activity and centre of style and home to some of the finest hotels, shopping, food and events to be found anywhere in the world... more »

The Adler Planetarium »

Chicago is a city filled with great museums and interesting attractions and one of the most popular is America’s first planetarium, the Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum. Located in Chicago’s world renowned Museum Campus which also encompasses the Field Museum and Shedd Aquarium, the Adler sits along the shores of... more »

Grant Park »

Often referred to as Chicago’s front yard, Grant Park is where Chicago comes together. Situated between the Chicago Loop and Lake Michigan this beautifully landscaped park features the famous Buckingham Fountain, Millennium Park and lovely gardens landscaped in the Beaux Arts style typically found in the United States between 1880... more »