Navy Pier juts into beautiful Lake Michigan. Its boardwalk features dining, shopping, concerts, plays, a 150-foot Ferris wheel and boat and Segway tours.
At Millennium Park, you'll find any number of music and art programs plus the amazing Cloud Gate sculpture. The Crown Fountain's interactive art and video sculpture operates from May through October, and there's ice skating in the winter months.
You can explore Chicago by sightseeing bus or a Chicago River boat ride. See the big picture from the 103rd floor of Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) or the 94th floor of the Hancock Observatory.
Museums and Culture
Chicago is home to the Lincoln Park Zoo, the Museum of Science and Industry, the Field Museum, the Adler Planetarium, the Shedd Aquarium, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Chicago Cultural Center.
The Chicago White Sox baseball team can be found at U.S. Cellular Field. Historic Wrigley Field is home to the Chicago Cubs baseball team. You'll find Chicago Bears football games at Soldier Field. The United Center hosts Bulls basketball and Blackhawks hockey games.