Chicago is a mid-west treasure built on the water, known for its stunning architecture, and packed with wonderful attractions for groups. This three-day itinerary includes many of Chicago’s brightest spots.
This in-depth science museum has hands-on activities, larger-than-life exhibits, and something to interest every member of your group.
More than an art gallery, Chicago’s Art Institute is an educational center, offering famous exhibits to delight its visitors plus research and an outlet for artists today.
Grant Park / Millennium Park
Chicago’s park district is one of its greatest attractions, and Grant Park is its beloved front yard. Grant Park includes Chicago’s world-class museum complex and Millennium Park, a thoroughly modern plaza with the famous bean-shaped sculpture, Cloud Gate, the innovative J. Pritzker Pavilion, and Crown Fountain with its Chicago faces and refreshing water.
Adler Planetarium and Astronomy Museum
Hundreds of exhibits showcase earth’s magnificent solar system, tools that date from the earliest work of astronomy, and a wealth of displays that explore the incomparable wonders of the universe.
Come meet Sue, the largest intact T-Rex fossil in the world. In fact, you’ll find many well-known animals from the past, legendary mammals, and more in this beloved museum of natural science in Chicago’s front yard.
Discover one of the world’s largest aquariums and greet all your favorite creatures of the sea. Sharks and stingrays will thrill you whild performing dolphins and seals delight.
This unique 50s-style diner has become famous for something more than the food. The staff here is notoriously rude and sarcastic. Strangely, this is part of the draw.
Up first, a view of beautiful Chicago from one of its most famous high points. Enjoy a 360-degree view across Lake Michigan, the Chicago River, and several states. See the city through interactive telescopes or experience it from the open-air Sky Walk.
You’ve seen it from above, now walk famous Michigan Avenue and discover its charm on the ground. It’s a perfect Chicago walking tour, comprised of several famous highlights. Enjoy a variety of shopping, sights like the Old Historic Water Tower, and dining options to please the entire group.
This Chicago treasure should be included in any group itinerary. It’s a landmark playground on the water where you’ll enjoy activities like a giant maze and the famous ferris wheel, plus restaurants, water sports, and a port to Chicago’s famous architectural and other exciting cruises on the water.