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Top recommendations from locals

Art Museum
“One of the biggest Museums in America with an amazing collection. The Modern Wing collections and Impressionists are my favorite. Also the best way to bring creative gift is to visit museum shop.”
  • 408 locals recommend
“IT'S FREE, but a wonderful place to spend a sunny afternoon in the summer or seeing the Zoo Lights at Christmas. ”
  • 465 locals recommend
“Millennium Park is definitely worth seeing. You can find a lot of historic and modern sights, as well as the Chicago Art Institute in the park. During the summer time you can enjoy concerts, festivals and outdoor activities out there.”
  • 466 locals recommend
Baseball Stadium
“Home of the Chicago Cubs, Wrigley Field is a historic stadium that forms the centerpiece of Wrigleyville. The stadium features a hand-turned scoreboard and red marquee. While Wrigley Field is mainly used for baseball, occasionally other sports and concerts are hosted. The area around Wrigley Field has many restaurants and bars as well as its own little park that often has festivals or other events going on.”
  • 394 locals recommend
“Navy Pier is a 3,300-foot-long pier on the Chicago shoreline of Lake Michigan. It is located in the Streeterville neighborhood of the Near North Side community area.”
  • 317 locals recommend
“Even if you're not interested in the fishes, you still MUST come here to see the view of Chicago! ”
  • 183 locals recommend
History Museum
“Chicago has world class museums, and Field is my personal favorite. The building is beautiful, the setting is impeccable, and the exhibits are informative as you'd expect. They have things to entertain children as well, like the IMAX. If you're into museums, put this one on your list. ”
  • 191 locals recommend
Taco Place
“Best & most crowded patio in the city in the heart of wicker park neighborhood; good tacos, great whiskey list and killer margaritas”
  • 377 locals recommend
“Chicago's classic shopping area. There are a ton of stores all along Michigan Ave.”
  • 220 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Leaning on the provocative contemporary art and culture, MCA features new exhibitions every month ranging from all sort of different arts from around the world.”
  • 168 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Feels like a time warp; open late! Al Capone had a booth here and the bootlegging tunnels still run under the building. We recommend visiting on Tuesday nights for the Fat Babies or Saturday afternoons for the Paper Machete variety hour. ”
  • 254 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Just over 2.5 miles away: The world's premier comedy club, comedy theater, and school of improvisation. Live shows every night. Famous alumni include: Tina Fey, Bill Murray, Steve Carell, Chris Farley, Amy Poehler, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Stephen Colbert, Jim Belushi, Cecily Strong and so many more. ”
  • 245 locals recommend
“The gourmet restaurant that kick started Logan Square. This locally owned favorite is elegant and up style. It happens to be right on the square, surrounded by shops and fun people watching.”
  • 249 locals recommend
Outdoor Sculpture
“Only 2.5 miles away - "The Bean" at Millennium Park. A famous attraction with ice skating in the winter, a beautiful park in the summer. ”
  • 155 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Foodies and gourmet buff will like this place. Has a full bar, tavern style, and high end food offerings. This place is upbeat and often loud on Friday's and Saturdays -- but exciting if you're in the mood to celebrate.”
  • 248 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Our favorite Chicago museum! In Hyde Park. Open 9:30am - 4pm with occasional extended hours. ”
  • 144 locals recommend