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Rainy day in Chicago

Things to do on a rainy day in Chicago

You'll find plenty of things to do on a rainy day at Chicago's indoor attractions, museums, art exhibits and more

Zach Long
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Zach Long

Don't let a day of bad weather in Chicago give you the blues. Even when the heavens open up, you can still get a bite to eat at one of the best Chicago restaurants, head indoors to explore a Chicago attraction or just find a bar and sit down for a craft beer. There is no shortage of things to do on a rainy day in Chicago, so grab an umbrella and cheer up.

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Go to a museum

Free museum days

Free museum days

Being an Illinois resident has its advantages when it comes to museum admission

Watch a movie

Get cozy in a bar or café

Keep the kids entertained