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Things To Do in Chicago, IL

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo

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Chicago Horse & Carriage Ltd

Chicago Horse & Carriage Ltd

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Chicago Kids and Kites Festival

Chicago Kids and Kites Festival

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Billy Caldwell Golf Course

Billy Caldwell Golf Course

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360 Chicago

360 Chicago

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AMC Loews Quarry Cinemas 14

AMC Loews Quarry Cinemas 14

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Field Museum

Field Museum

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Apollo Theater

Apollo Theater

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Underground Wonder Bar

Underground Wonder Bar

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Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool

Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool

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The Brickyard

The Brickyard

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Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears

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O'Leary's Fire Truck Tour

O'Leary's Fire Truck Tour

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Local Resources in Chicago, IL

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Roosevelt University

Roosevelt University

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Chicago Police Department

Chicago Police Department

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Presence Saint Francis Hospital

Presence Saint Francis Hospital

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WLS TV - ABC 7

WLS TV - ABC 7

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WBBM TV

WBBM TV

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Chicago Transit Authority

Chicago Transit Authority

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Direct Energy

Direct Energy

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Greater Chicago Food Depository

Greater Chicago Food Depository

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