Local Attractions

If you have time outside of the conference, we have some recommendations for things to see and do while you are in Chicago.

Museums, Aquariums, and Planetariums

Field Museum

Museum of Science and Industry

The Art Institute

DuSable Museum of African American History

Museum of Contemporary Art

Shedd Aquarium

Adler Planetarium

Parks and Zoos

Millennium Park and Cloud Gate ("The Bean")

Grant Park and Buckingham Fountain

Maggie Daley Park

Brookfield Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo


Willis Tower and "Skydeck Chicago"

John Hancock Center and "360 CHICAGO" Observation Deck


Navy Pier

Magnificent Mile

Chicago Cultural Center

Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Architecture Tours

Lake Michigan Beaches


Fireworks over Navy Pier in Chicago at night


For more things to see and do, please visit ChooseChicago.com.