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Things to do in Chicago



Things to do with kids in Chicago

Pick your own berries

Take a short drive and spend the day on farms where you can pick your own fruit

"You'll never poop alone again"

An interview with local mom blogger and bestselling author Karen Alpert of Baby Sideburns

Playgrounds with water features

These spray parks and playgrounds with water features offer splash pads and more fun ways to get wet

The best kids' menus

With options like petite filets and mini sushi bites, your little ones will surely join the clean plate club

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Chicago's best attractions

Willis Tower Skydeck

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. 233 S Wacker Dr, at Adams St
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Adler Planetarium

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

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. 1200 S Lake Shore Dr
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360 Chicago

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. 875 N Michigan Ave, 94th floorat Chestnut St
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The Field Museum

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. 1400 S Lake Shore Dr, at McFetridge Dr
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Art Institute of Chicago

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. 111 S Michigan Ave, at Adams St
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  1. 5700 S Lake Shore Dr, at 57th St
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  1. 2001 N Clark St, between Lake Shore Dr and Fullerton Pkwy
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Chicago History Museum

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. 1601 N Clark St, at North Ave
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Green Mill

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. 4802 N Broadway, at Lawrence Ave
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Museum of Contemporary Art

  • Price band: 1/4
  1. 220 E Chicago Ave, at Mies van der Rohe Way
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  1. 337 E Randolph St, at Columbus Dr
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  1. 2430 N Cannon Dr, at Fullerton Pkwy
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  1. 55 N Michigan Ave, at Washington St
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  1. Navy Pier, 700 E Grand Ave, at Lake Shore Drive
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  1. 78 E Washington St, at Michigan Ave
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  1. 740 E 56th Pl, at 57th St
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  1. 1852 W 19th St, between Wolcott Ave and Wood St
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iFLY Indoor Skydiving

  • Price band: 3/4
  1. 5520 Park Place
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DANK Haus

  • Free
  1. 4740 N Western Ave, between Leland and Lawrence Aves
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A. Montgomery Ward Park

  • Critics choice
  1. 630 N Kingsbury St, between Erie and Ontario Sts
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  1. 1919 N Seminary Ave, at Maud Ave
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