Starved Rock State Park
Explore miles of year-round hiking trails, horseback riding, fishing, cross-country skiing and more.
Matthiessen State Park
Discover a restored fort, hiking trails, rock formations, picnic tables, a playground, and more.
Fox River Bike Trail
Enjoy 40 miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails along the Fox River with stops along the way.
Utica Town Mill Street
Once the site of an 1815 gristmill, it’s now the home of three historic buildings and a distillery.
Gaze over the city with 360-degree views 1,353 feet up, with clear decks to add even more thrills!
Enjoy Chicago’s lakefront complex with the 200-foot Centennial Wheel, restaurants, rides and more.
“The Bean” at Millennium Park
Interact with this mirror-like art installation made of stainless steel and weighing 110 tons.
Michigan Avenue Shopping
Known as “The Magnificent Mile,” this area is home to over 450 department stores, boutiques, and more.
Lincoln Park Zoo
View and interact with hundreds of animals from around the world all with no admission fee.
Get up close with aquatic animals from around the globe through encounters, experiences.
Connect to each other and the universe through a variety of exhibits, shows, and neighborhood events.
Field Museum of Natural History
Step into a world of culture, exotic travel, and scientific discovery – all without leaving Chicago.
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
View new, innovative and experimental art at one of the world’s largest museums dedicated to art.
Chicago History Museum
Learn the history of Chicago from the late 1800s and beyond through many informative exhibitions.
Museum of Science and Industry Chicago
Explore over 24 unique exhibits ranging from genetics to aviation and farm technology to sound.