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360 Chicago Observation Deck

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Address: 875 N Michigan Ave, 94th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611-1803 (Formerly John Hancock Center / Observatory)
Phone Number: +1 312-751-3681
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Ride one of the fastest elevators in the world and come enjoy expansive...

Ride one of the fastest elevators in the world and come enjoy expansive views from the 94th floor of the John Hancock building. Enjoy a full panoramic view of the city of Chicago and test your nerves and experience a unique view by riding TILT. Enjoy one of our famous Chicago sunsets while sipping cocktails from our bar and cafe.

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360 Chicago observation deck at Hancock Plaza. Views second to Skydeck, no lines 1:00 pm visit, blue sky day, recommend Skydeck ver 360 Chicago observation deck IF one has... read more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

360 Chicago observation deck at Hancock Plaza. Views second to Skydeck, no lines 1:00 pm visit, blue sky day, recommend Skydeck ver 360 Chicago observation deck IF one has purchase City Pass

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went in the early morning on a sunny day and the views are just wonderful. You get to see the Sears (now Willis) Tower, which is nice as you don't if you go up that one, and the viewing areas are really great. Interactive screens with zoom that give some nice details and trivia about the city, a bar that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We did this one rainy summer evening. The timing wasn't ideal but as we're heading out of town early we seized our chance about half nine in the evening. In a way the weather enhanced the experience as the clouds billowed in and we saw both the full views at times and thick cloud at others. We also did Tilt.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I found 360 Chicago to be even better than the Sears Tower in that you could check out the wonderful views in every direction. We went at around 5:00 p.m. on a Wednesday evening and there was no line-up for the elevators. It was nice to be able to take pictures at my leisure and to see such beautiful scenery.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Romantic view of the well lit skyline is an amazing way to wrap your day with lingering love and romance seeing the various colors across the skyline well decorated for a grand feeling

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The view of the city from here is great. But i don't know if it's worth $20. Once you're up there if you want to do the 'tilt' experience, it's another $7, and then you have can't have anyone take your picture, you have to pay for ones that the staff take of you. Bit of a money grab I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went toward the end of the daylight and had an amazing time. You can purchase a a ticket which includes a drink. We did and so enjoyed the view and drink. We went when it wasn't so crowded and took our time to look and admire a new city view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great views over Chicago but extremely busy. They cram you in to the lift (elevator) but it is extremely fast! Great to see the city of Chicago and to stand on the glass floor. Gift shop on this floor but there is also a gift shop when you exit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent 2.5 hours checking out the city and watching the sunset. Also able to catch some Olympic events on the big screen TV's!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm afraid a heights and always stayed 2 feet from a window but what a view - great staff and you can even have a pint at the bar on top :) great experience

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