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45 Best Chicago Attractions Every Tourist Must See

45 Most Popular Attractions in Chicago

1. Navy Pier

  • Free
  • Navy Pier, East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Mon-Thus 10am-8pm; Fri-Sat 10am-10pm; Sun 10am-7pm
  • 5

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2. Richard H. Driehaus Museum

    The Richard H. Driehaus Museum offers visitors an intriguing view of one of the few remaining examples of the opulent homes erected by the wealthy of America’s
  • $20 Adult; $10 Youth (6-12 years); under 5yrs free
  • 312-482-8933
  • The Richard H. Driehaus Museum, East Erie Street, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Tuesday–Sunday, 10am–5pm (Closed Mondays)

3. Chicago Children’s Museum

  • Adult & Child $14.95
  • Chicago Children's Museum, East Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA
  • Fri-Wed 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-8pm

4. Cloud Gate

  • Free
  • Cloud Gate, Chicago, IL 60601, United States
  • Open Daily, 6am-11pm
  • 8

5. Adler Planetarium

  • Adult $98; Child $82
  • Adler Planetarium, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Daily 9:30am-4pm
  • 2

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6. Willis Tower

  • Adult $22; Child $14
  • Willis Tower Skydeck, South Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Daily 9am-10pm
  • 6

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7. Auditorium Theatre

  • Varies on the event
  • Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, East Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Mon&Thurs 10am-6pm; Tues&Wed 12pm-5pm; Fri&Sat 12pm-6pm; Sun 12pm-3pm

8. Richard J. Daley Center

  • Free
  • Richard J. Daley Center, West Washington Street, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
  • 1

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9. Lincoln Park Conservatory

  • Free
  • Lincoln Park Conservatory, North Stockton Drive, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Daily 9am-5pm

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10. United Center

  • Varies on the event
  • United Center, West Monroe Street, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Varies on the schedule
  • 2

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11. Glessner House Museum

  • Varies on the activity
  • Glessner House Museum, South Prairie Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Wed-Sun 12pm-4pm

12. The Art Institute of Chicago

  • Adult $25; Child Free
  • The Art Institute of Chicago, South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Fri-Wed 10:30am-5pm; Thurs 10:30-8pm
  • 3

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13. National Museum of Mexican Art

  • Free
  • National Museum of Mexican Art, West 19th Street, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Tues-Sun 10am-5pm

14. Shedd Aquarium

  • Adult $98; Child $82
  • Shedd Aquarium, South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Daily 9am-5pm
  • 1

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15. Grant Park

  • Free
  • Grant Park, Chicago, IL, United States
  • Daily 6am-11pm
  • 5

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