Chicago Things to Do

Chicago Things to Do

Chicago has tons of things to do for all ages and all interests. Take a sightseeing tour of the city to enjoy some of the architectural marvels and famous spots around town. Get the best views of the city by zooming up to 360 Chicago. There are also world-class museums to explore, like the Art Institute of Chicago and The Field Museum. Of course, attending a performance at one of Chicago’s historic theaters is also a great way to spend an evening in Chicago. Be sure to buy Chicago show tickets early to get the best seats!

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Cruise around Lake Michigan or see Chicago’s famous and historic architecture with Shoreline Sightseeing. No matter which cruise experience you choose, you’re in for an exciting time. Tours include professional narration, snacks and beverages available for purchase, and unparalleled views of Chicago. Each touring vessel has been custom crafted to ensure the safety and security of passengers. Details
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One of the country’s longest-running dinner attractions, Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament Illinois offers a fun and exciting way to enjoy a meal with family or friends. Guests can enjoy a hearty four-course meal, served banquet-style (without silverware), while watching as six brave knights compete in games of skill atop their beautiful Andalusian stallions. Details
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Chicago Crime Tours offer luxurious 90-minute tours of the Windy City, revealing some of its darker history of infamous criminals and gangsters. Guests can ride comfortably in a luxury, climate-controlled bus while learning about Al Capone, John Dillinger, Terrible Tommy, and more, while seeing famous crime scenes, like the Biograph Theatre, Clark Street Bridge, Holy Name Cathedral and more. Details
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$45.00
Step into the lives of Chicago’s most notorious criminals as you embark on this nighttime tour. From the comfort of an air-conditioned bus, you’ll encounter iconic crime scenes and historic bars. Drinks are not included. On this 2.5-hour luxury bus tour through the streets of Chicago, you’ll learn about everything from the legendary Al Capone to the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. Details
$56.25
To say that the bald, brilliant, and hilarious Blue Man Group marches to the beat of their own drum is an understatement. This loud, bright, and over-the-top show filled with technology, sensory theatrics, comedy, music, and hijinks is the perfect form of entertainment and an unforgettable experience. To truly understand the hype over the Blue Man Group, you have to see it for yourself! Details
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$71.50
Experience some of the world's most famous art pieces on a guided tour of the Art Institute of Chicago– half an hour before the museum opens to the general public! Although the museum usually hosts 1.79 million people per year, with this Skip-the-Line Guided tour you will be able to stroll among the pieces at your own leisurely pace. Get up close and personal with works by famous and infamous artists like Edward Hopper, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, and Andy Warhol. Marvel at the works while listening to the expert guides as they share the history and anecdotes behind the art, painting a beautiful picture that goes beyond the canvass! Details
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Experience all the Chicago highlights in one tour! See the Famous Bean, the Chicago Skywalk, the Chicago Adler view point, and Buckingham Fountain. Your personal guide will be able to tell you all the ins and outs of the windy city and about the most famous landmarks. Enjoy a boat ride to experience some of Chicago’s best architecture from the water. Don’t forget to go way up high and experience the Sky Deck and the 360 Chicago Observation Deck. For an experience you won’t forget, make sure to participate in the coolest experience – Tilt! This tour is thrilling and will be sure to leave those who crave the most out of their visit to Chicago, satisfied! Details
$189.00
Experience Chicago's iconic sights with Big Bus Tours. The tour will allow guests to see all that Chicago offers at their convenience through hop-on and hop-off locations. Hop on for panoramic top-deck views of iconic skyscrapers and Lake Michigan, and hop off to explore institutions like Magnificent Mile, Field Museum, and Adler Planetarium. Download the Big Bus app for real-time tracking to get the most out of Hop-On, Hop-Off. Details
$49.99
Get ready to sample Chicago’s iconic food, including deep dish pizza, the original chocolate brownie, and local craft beers. This walking tour brings you around to some of the most renowned restaurants and bars in the city. Along the way, you’ll come across Chicago’s landmarks, well-known neighborhoods, and historic spots. This tour is not recommended for kids under the age of 17. Details
$74.99
An affordable and convenient way to see some of the best attractions Chicago has to offer, the Chicago Explorer Pass offers exclusive discounted rates for up to 30 days after its first use. Guests can enjoy saving up to 35% on several different hotspots, including Adler Planetarium, Art Institute of Chicago, Field Museum, and Museum of Science and Industry. Details
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There’s nothing more magical than Chicago during the holiday season. Embark on a walking tour through Chicago’s most festive neighborhoods and restaurants. Sample the city’s best pizza while marveling at sights and decorations along the Magnificent Mile, strolling through Christkindlmarket, and sipping on the Windy City’s best craft beer. It’ll be a holiday season unlike any other! Details
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Engage your family into one-of-a-kind LEGO® exhibits, rides, 4D theaters, and so much more at the LEGOLAND® Discovery Center in Chicago. Tour the LEGO® factory, ask a pro builder all of your questions, and build to your heart's desire! There's so much to explore from the DUPLO Village to MINILAND Chicago. With 11+ attractions to enjoy, it's fun for the whole family. Details
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Discover the largest interactive historical museum in the U.S at Medieval Torture Museum Chicago. Guests will explore some of the world's most elaborate collections of torture devices, instruments, and execution. This interactive museum is not for the weak of heart. Do you have the courage to endure a visit to this unique exhibit? Details
$39.99
You’re trapped in a room with your closest friends and family. There’s 60 minutes on the clock and a world of puzzles to solve before you can escape. Do you think your group can band together to beat the clock? At Escape Game Chicago, you can choose from different themed rooms including a heist scenario and a jailbreak. Use your teamwork and communication skills to beat the challenges and escape! Details
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