Favorite Things To Do in Chicago

CHICAGO TROLLEY & DOUBLE DECKER CO.

The city’s largest double decker and trolley sightseeing company is the essential overview tour of Chicago. Hop on and off at stops all over downtown and neighborhoods. Tours operate daily.


CINDY’S

The panoramic view alone of Millennium Park, The Art Institute of Chicago, Lake Michigan, and the electricity of South Michigan Ave. makes Cindy’s a great spot to get together with friends, but when you add craft cocktails from an alum of The Violet Hour and seasonal, mouthwatering food then you have one of the Loop’s… Read more »


CITY WINERY

Winery/music venue in Chicago’s West Loop featuring a great lineup of live music to go with eighteen varieties of wine on tap for by-the-glass pours. During the warmer months make sure to check out their Chicago Riverwalk location.


DRIEHAUS MUSEUM

Completely restored, the museum is a magnificent residential building that contains furnishings and pieces from the Driehaus Collection of Fine and Decorative Arts.


DUSABLE MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY

This museum dedicated to the African American experience contains over 15,000 pieces that include paintings, sculptures, print works, and memorabilia spread out through its many exhibits covering the story of Harold Washington, African Americans in the military, African American artists, and more.


THE FIELD MUSEUM

Discover 4.6 million years of natural history with artifacts and exhibits like Sue, the most complete and preserved Tyrannosaurus rex fossil, 23 human mummies, Chinese jade artifacts, and even see working laboratories where you can watch scientists extract DNA.