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Things to do in Evanston

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Ranked #1 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: Educational Sites
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Category: Theaters
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Category: Lighthouses; Historic Sites
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: Art Museums

The Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, is the fine arts museum of Chicago’s North Shore, offering focused visual arts programming for the Northwestern... more »

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Ranked #5 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: History Museums
Owner description: The Evanston History Center is located in the National Historic Landmark Charles Gates Dawes House. Dawes was a U.S. Vice... more » Owner description: The Evanston History Center is located in the National Historic Landmark Charles Gates Dawes House. Dawes was a U.S. Vice President, World War I general, Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Ambassador to the Court of St. James and philanthropist who lived in Evanston, Illinois. It is an intact house museum and includes exhibits on Evanston history and a research room. It is open Thursday through Sunday, for tours on the hour from 1 - 4pm. « less
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Ranked #6 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: History Museums
Owner description: Focusing exclusively on the history and culture of North American native civilizations, the collections range from the... more » Owner description: Focusing exclusively on the history and culture of North American native civilizations, the collections range from the Paleo-Indian period through present day. « less
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Ranked #7 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: Parks
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Ranked #8 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #10 of 12 attractions in Evanston
Category: Symphonies
Owner description: The Chicago Philharmonic is a musician-governed not-for-profit organization founded 25 years ago by principals from the Lyric... more » Owner description: The Chicago Philharmonic is a musician-governed not-for-profit organization founded 25 years ago by principals from the Lyric Opera of Chicago Orchestra. Today, the orchestra is a collaboration of over 200 of the highest-level classical musicians performing in the metropolitan Chicago area, and has consistently won accolades from music critics and audiences alike. The orchestra's symphonic concerts at Pick-Staiger Hall and Nichols Concert Hall cover the full spectrum of classical music, from the masters of Baroque to the composers of today. The Chicago Philharmonic is proud to serve as the official orchestra for the Joffrey Ballet and to have maintained a partnership with Ravinia Festival for 20 years. The orchestra has appeared at high profile Chicago venues including Symphony Center, Auditorium Theatre, Harris Theater and Chicago Theatre. They have performed with artists as diverse as Josh Groban, the Los Angeles Master Chorale, and the Houston Ballet, and have presented works as varied as Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto, John Adams' Gospel According to the Other Mary, and Stravinsky's Rite of Spring. « less
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Ranked #11 of 12 attractions in Evanston
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