Heads up! We’re working hard to be accurate – but these are unusual times, so please always check before heading out.
Note: All city playgrounds and pools remain closed. Most fieldhouses are open 9am–5pm for washrooms and shelter. We'll keep this list updated, but call ahead before you plan your visit.
If you think Chicago is impressive, imagine what the city looks like from the eyes of a kid: towering skyscrapers, massive parks to run around in and endless new things to discover. And if you're looking to nurture that curiosity, there are plenty of ways to help little ones explore the city, from kid-friendly exhibitions at the best museums in Chicago to wide open spaces at the most beautiful Chicago parks. Best of all? These attractions are even fun for the adults (we promise). Here are all the best things to do with kids in the city.
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