A great way to see the city and learn some history at the same time is by doing a boat tours or river cruise.
A great and free thing to do in Chicago – take a walk down magnificent mile (aka Michigan Avenue). It’s one of the best know areas of downtown Chicago.
The pier was built 100 years ago in 1916 and is now one of the city’s most popular tourist’s sites.
This 24.5-acre park is packed with attractions. While you’re there check out Frank Gehry’s Pritzker Pavilion and serpentine bridge, sculptor Anish Kapoor’s 110-ton Cloud Gate and Jaume Plensa’s Crown Fountain.
There are many museums in the city, but only one that’s been rated by TripAdvisor as the Best Museum in the World. The AIC is the perfect way to enjoy the indoors on a rainy or chilly day.