Things to Do

Your comprehensive guide to the best events and things to do in Chicago

Things to do in Chicago

Things to do with kids in Chicago

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“Earth Explorers” at the MSI

NatGeo's latest traveling exhibition seeks to inspire the next generation of intrepid wanderers

Kid-friendly bars and pubs

Places where kids and adult beverages mix

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Chicago's best attractions


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  1. 4740 N Western Ave, between Leland and Lawrence Aves
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  1. Northwestern University, 40 Arts Circle Dr
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  1. 360 N State St, at Kinzie St
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Newberry Library

  • Price band: 2/4
  • Free
  1. 60 W Walton St, between Dearborn and Clark Sts
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  1. 3100 W Palmer Blvd, between Humboldt Blvd and Kedzie Ave
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  1. 300 N Central Park Ave, at Fulton Blvd
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  1. 4626 N Knox Ave, at Wilson Ave
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  1. 400 S State St, at Van Buren St
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  1. 78 E Washington St, at Michigan Ave
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  1. 400 S State St, Plymouth Court entrance, at Congress Pkwy
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Wheeler Mansion

  • Price band: 3/4
  1. 2020 S Calumet Ave, at Cullerton St
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  1. 1919 N Seminary Ave, at Maud Ave
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Adler Planetarium

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. 1300 S Lake Shore Dr
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