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Centennial Wheel: Tours & Tickets

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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration:1-2 hours
600 E Grand Ave, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL 60611-3419
Near North Side
+1 312-595-7437
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I was super skeptical of the Ferris wheel until I saw that it was a closed in pod (similar to the London Eye). We went around 7pm in early November and there was barely a line. We got a whole pod to ourselves. You get 3 rotations around and it’s not terribly expensive. It was
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Not the cheapest fun, but we went around 3 times and it is deceptively high probably due to the scale of all that is around it on Navy Pier. Great views of the city and the lake. Fully Enclosed. Worth it.
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Everyone is anticipating the journey to the top to see the incredible views and you are not to be disappointed. I loved the fact that you felt catered to when you slowly went up and around to see endless magnificent views of action below and the building and water views.
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We were a family of 3 with a 4 year old having an impromptu trip to Navy Pier and since we've never done the Centennial Wheel, we figured we'd do it. The people who lined up with us were more tourists than locals. It was a fast wait, no more than 10 minutes. We bought
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Gorgeous Views of Chicago! Even if you are afraid of heights being in this enclosed, air conditioned gondola you feel safe and can enjoy the breathtaking views. The cost is a little pricey for the ride, approximately 3 times around the big wheel, but it’s a tourist thing in
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