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Ranked #61 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #62 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Libraries; Traveler Resources
Owner description: The Pritzker Military Museum & Library is located at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Monroe Street on floors two through... more » Owner description: The Pritzker Military Museum & Library is located at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Monroe Street on floors two through four of the historic Monroe Building in Chicago's Loop. Situated across the street from Millennium Park (home to Cloud Gate and the Crown Fountain) and the Art Institute of Chicago, The Library is a unique institution – part military history and information center, part museum – open to the public with an extensive collection of books, artifacts and rotating exhibits covering many eras and branches of the military. The Library is a center where citizens and Citizen Soldiers come together to learn from each other, about military history and the role of the Armed Forces in today’s society. « less
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Ranked #63 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Museums
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Ranked #64 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Neighborhoods; Other
This neighborhood, located south of the downtown area, is best known for being the home to the University of Chicago.
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Ranked #65 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Convention Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #66 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Science Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
A branch of the International College of Surgeons that is dedicated to portraying the art and science of surgery.
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Ranked #67 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks

Chicago Temple is the First United Methodist Church of Chicago and the oldest congregation in the city.  It was founded before the City of Chicago existed.  The first pastor was... more »

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Ranked #68 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Art Museums; Specialty Shops
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Ranked #69 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
Owner description: Navy Pier is the place where all of Chicagoland and tourists from around the world have come together since 1995 to enjoy the... more » Owner description: Navy Pier is the place where all of Chicagoland and tourists from around the world have come together since 1995 to enjoy the beauty and the thrills of a day on Lake Michigan. From rides to restaurants, exhibitions to entertainment, shopping to dining cruises and tour boats Navy Pier has it all - in a location unlike any other!There's so much to do in our 50 acres of parks, promenades, gardens, shops, eateries and attractions.Take a ride on our 15-story Ferris wheel. Catch a movie at the IMAX® Theatre. Visit three floors of hands-on fun at the Chicago Children's Museum inside the Family Pavilion. Experience any one of the cruise boat rides departing from Navy Pier's South Dock. Or just kick back and enjoy your favorite form of entertainment at the Pepsi Skyline Stage, Dock Street Stage, Landshark Beer Garden or Family Pavilion Stage.Come experience all that Navy Pier has to offer year-round! « less
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Ranked #70 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: History Museums; Museums
A collection of artifacts and archives relating to 1,000 years of Ukrainian culture.
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Ranked #71 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art promotes public awareness, understanding, and appreciation of intuitive and... more » Owner description: Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art promotes public awareness, understanding, and appreciation of intuitive and outsider art through education,exhibition, collecting and publishing. Intuit defines ‘intuitive and outsider art’ as the work of artists who demonstrate little influence from the mainstream art world,and who instead are motivated by their unique personal vision. Thanks to our members, we are free and open to the public. « less
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Ranked #72 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
An art deco masterpiece, this is the home of many of the city's financial movers and shakers.
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Ranked #73 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Architectural Buildings; Theaters
A historic building that houses two theaters, several offices, shops and music studios.
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Ranked #74 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #75 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #76 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #77 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Observatories/ Planetariums; Specialty Museums; Museums
The Adler has a prime location on the lake, but keeps its eyes on the stars.
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Ranked #78 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #79 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #80 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #81 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods

Historic company town built for the employees of the Pullman Railroad Car company is now a neighborhood on the Far South Side of Chicago. more »

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Ranked #82 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: History Museums; Museums
A museum dedicated to African-American history, art and culture.
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Ranked #83 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Lookouts; Landmarks
Owner description: CHOOSE WRIGLEYVIEW• Your Own First Class Section or roam around our spacious facilities, there are TV’s everywhere so you’ll... more » Owner description: CHOOSE WRIGLEYVIEW• Your Own First Class Section or roam around our spacious facilities, there are TV’s everywhere so you’ll never miss the action• Indoor Clubroom – beautifully appointed bar with hardwood floors and TVs all around. Socialize in a great atmosphere while still having a view of the park• All-Inclusive –food, drinks, tax, tip and the game—No cash needed• Clean attractive bathrooms on every level with no line « less
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Ranked #84 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Neighborhoods; Other
Owner description: Recognized as the biggest gay neighborhood in the city, Chicago's Boystown features some of the hottest nightlife and street... more » Owner description: Recognized as the biggest gay neighborhood in the city, Chicago's Boystown features some of the hottest nightlife and street culture for locals and tourists alike. « less
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Ranked #85 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks

Beautiful example of early Chicago style skyscraper architecture, renovated as a boutique hotel. more »

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Ranked #86 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #87 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Art Museums; Museums

LUMThe Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA) is dedicated to the exploration, promotion and understanding of art and artistic expression and attempts to illuminate the enduring... more »

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Ranked #88 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Architectural Buildings; Neighborhoods
Unique architecture for a building complex as its own self-contained community.
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Ranked #89 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #90 of 309 attractions in Chicago
Category: Neighborhoods; Other

One of two well-established Mexican restaurant and retail districts in Chicago, the other being Little Village or La Villita.  Both were originally settled by Czech immigrants and... more »

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