25 best sights and attractions in Chicago
Check out iconic venues and historical sightseeing spots
50 most beautiful buildings in Chicago
See the most exemplary architecture in Chicago
15 ugliest buildings in downtown Chicago
Some buildings just beg for the bulldozer
Book tour and attraction tickets
Willis Tower Skydeck and city sights tour
See classic Chicago sights from up high, then cruise the streets and iconic waterway
Chicago architecture river cruise
Experience one of the world’s most beautiful cities from the river
Private helicopter tour
Discover all of Chicago’s top sights from great heights
Lake Michigan speed boat ride
Feel the need for speed?
The best Chicago tours
The best food tours
Sample Chicago's best eats in a single afternoon
Chicago brewery tours
Find you inner beer geek (and drink some suds) at more than a dozen local breweries
The best boat tours
Most of the city's architectural attractions look better from a boat on the river
The best Chicago tours
Discover Chicago's attractions, architecture, history and culture on these top tours
Behind the scenes tours for those who want to see how the sausage is made
Chicago attractions by neighborhood
Attractions for kids
Chicago parks guide
Visit a welcome oasis of calm in the midst of the concrete jungle
The best playgrounds for water features
When you need to soak, you need to soak
The best playgrounds in Chicago
Swings, slides, climbing structures, mazes and more!
Water parks near Chicago
Make a splash!
The best museums in Chicago
10 best Chicago museums: Top institutions to visit in Chicago
These well-respected institutions are among the top Chicago attractions, offering informative and inspiring encounters with art, history, science and culture, not to mention noteworthy architecture
Free museum days at the best Chicago museums
Take advantage of these year-round free museum days at the top cultural institutions in Chicago
The best contemporary art galleries in Chicago
Whether in Pilsen, River North, West Loop, Wicker Park or elsewhere, Chicago boasts a variety of venues to see original artwork by up-and-coming, emerging and established artists
Chicago's top children's museums
A great children's museum can be a total life-saver when the weather turns and your kid's played with every toy in the basement
The best parks in Chicago
News in Chicago
LeBron James suits up in Cubs uniform
After losing a bet to Chicago Bulls player Dwyane Wade, LeBron James showed up in Chicago donning a Cubs uniform before the Cleveland Cavaliers took on the...
Grace chef Curtis Duffy earns yet another prestigious award
In 2016, lauded fine-dining restaurant Grace has been showered with praise, earning three Michelin Stars for the third consecutive year and a James...
Word on the Street: The craziest things we overheard in Chicago this week
We took out our earbuds this week and overheard some hilarious out-of-context quips about trains, gangs and Mortal Kombat. Did you overhear something crazy...
Chicago NikeLab opens with a product line built for the city
If you live or work in Chicago, you spend a lot of time thinking about what clothes you’re gonna wear—not because of vanity (well, maybe a little) but...