Top 10 Things to Do In Chicago

Many argue that Chicago is one of the greatest cities in the country, and for a good reason. Like any great city, Chicago doesn’t give you a chance to feel bored. Additionally, if you’re looking for things to do for kids, adults, old ones, etc., then look no further. Here are ten things to do in Chicago

1. Visit the Art Institute of Chicago

Packed to the brim with masterpieces from every era, the Institute of art has one of the best collections of art in the U.S.  Along with having paintings they also have a medieval armory, equipped with swords bows and armor.

2. Go to the Garfield Park Conservatory

No matter the weather outside, the Garfield Park Conservatory has a set warm temperature. The Conservatory shelters over 100,000 plants and there is no cost of admission to this beautiful structure.

3. Stop by the Green Mill

Although gangsters like Al-Capone used to grace this club with their presence in the 1920s, the club later shut down. Reopening as a jazz club garnered the reputation that it has today. Many of its shows are live jazz with Oregon players and jazz vocalists.

4. Root for the Home Team

If you are a baseball fan, then you’re in luck, as Chicago is home to one of the greatest baseball teams in the U.S. the Chicago Cubs. Even if you aren’t, it’s a nice way to socialize with the people around you and can turn your visit into a fun experience.

5. Dusty Groove

Located in the east village, this record shop specializes in soul, reggae, and jazz and can surprise you with the plethora of sons they have. Many of the songs there cannot be found elsewhere in the city which makes it a must go.

6. Millennium Park

Known famously for its many public art galleries and free concerts, Millennium Park also has people waiting for the next song to be played by the current band on stage. Moreover, when it gets cold, you can find people ice skating at the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink.

7. Chill at the Lost Lake

After you’ve had your fair share of adrenaline pumping fun, you should go over to the Lost Lake bar where you can relax. They offer Exotic tropical drinks with a tropical setting.

8. Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln park zoo is a special zoo for many people, mainly because it is so widely accessible. Without a cost of entry, you can see nearly 1,000 animals of over a hundred species. With different sections made such as exotic birds, snow monkeys, etc., there is something for everyone to enjoy here.

9. Willis Tower Skydeck

From over 1300 feet high, the Willis Tower Skydeck brings a new perspective on the city. You can View Up to four neighboring states from that height and makes for quite an interesting story.

10. The Field Museum

The Field Museum holds over 300,000 square feet of static exhibitions, so choosing what to see first can be a challenge in itself. One of its most famous exhibitions is “Inside Ancient Egypt” where you will learn the tale of Pharaoh and his son Ankh.

In conclusion, Chicago has so many things to do that you might spend two months there and still won’t be able to do half of the things there. So make that bucket list and set out to an adventure of a lifetime.