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Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House
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Chicago Pedway
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Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House
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Marquette Building
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Millennium Park
#1 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Home of the 'bean' (Cloud Gate) and the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, it is a wonderful oasis where you can walk, relax, and enjoy stunning views or cultural events.
Awesome skyline, loved the cloud and the beautiful sculpture in the park ,will be back every year to see ehat other improvements the city of chicago makes to this wonderful landmark, it us truly a site to behold a...
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Cloud Gate
#2 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Being close to the magnificent mile and the loop there are many restaurants to visit, and the Art Institute is just a stone's throw away, Relax, enjoy the amazing views of the city and soak up all the positive vib...
You have to see the bean when in the city of chicago walking around it and under it the park is a great place to walk round and has some lovely sightseeing sights and there is a great concert park as well
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The Magnificent Mile
#3 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Take in the sights and fun of Millennium Park, the incredible Art Institute of Chicago, the architectural tour taken along the river (accessed of Michigan Avenue) and so many restaurants!! Enjoy this incredible ci...
I've been to a lot of cities to date Chicago has the best downtown area you have the great Magnificent Mile great shopping and World class restaurants and the site seeing is awesome
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Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower
#4 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Go on a clear day you can see panoramic views of Chicago & surrounding cities... Beautiful views!!! Highly recommended!!! Loved my visit!!!
Perfect in saving time, because you skip the long queue!!!The best place to visit is around sunset time, superb view that enables you to see Chicago skylines from all directions! 
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Chicago Skyline
#5 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Chicago Skyline is an amazing breathtaking views especially on Lake Michigan cruises in fair sunny weather or also a great views and place to take pictures from Museum Campus between John D. Shedd Aquarium and Adl...
Take the Chicago Architecture Foundation's architecture river cruise for a different/interesting view of the city and fascinating history.
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Garfield Park Conservatory
#6 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
There are some peaceful little nooks where you can find a seat and enjoy the views/silence; I often sit by the coy pond where there are some lovely Chihuly pieces in the water.
One of my favorite places to visit in the City, particularly on a cold, winter day...free admission, kids area, and thousands of plants...various flower and plant shows throughout the year, so check the web site.....
Wrigley Field
#7 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
A game is always fantastic at Wrigley (even if the Cubs lose!) since the park affords such great views, historic character, and a cozy, quaint yet very lively atmosphere.
stunning ball park iconic incredibly friendly Cubs fans welcoming to visiting team great beer, good food every seat has a great view of the field intimate environment the 400 level seats on either side of home pla...
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Navy Pier
#8 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Breathtaking views, wonderful gardens, family friendly, shops, many great food choices, Tiffany glass display, sculpture, Shakespeare, interactive events, rent a bike or a segway, free fitness classes, benches and...
It offers a ton of lovely shops, places to eat, a beautiful tropical house to explore with fun water features, merrigo round, ferris wheel, and a lovely Pier that showcases beautiful foliage, sights and sounds of...
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Chicago Cultural Center
#9 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
The stunning landmark building is home to two magnificent stained-glass domes, as well as free music, dance and theater events, films, lectures, art exhibitions and family events.
A Tiffany dome, magnificent rooms with breathtaking views,and a grand staircase are offered However the building also houses some excellent art exhibits, a theatre and other events.
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Chicago Riverwalk
#10 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
The river walk offers walking, sight seeing, people watching, amazing river views.... restaurants and photo ops galore!! What a wonderful addition to seeing Chicago from down by the river.
Relaxing walk or healthy jog, the riverwalk is beautiful, lots of cool places to grab a drink or snack along the way or just stroll, admire the view and soak up the atmosphere
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Holy Name Cathedral
#11 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
A photographers dream and an incredible site to behold!
You can walk in and look around to check out this incredible landmark.
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Graceland Cemetery
#12 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
The cemetery contains the most impressive monuments and mausoleums as well as burial sites for some famous people like Ernie Banks.
Behind its high brick walls, Graceland is all rolling hills, majestic monoliths and tranquil grave sites belonging to some of the city’s most notable residents, from the Marshall Field’s family to legendary archit...
University of Chicago
#13 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Be sure to visit Rockefeller Chapel, the biology pond, the Oriental Institute, and the Henry Moore Sculpture on the site of the first sustained nuclear reaction next to the Regenstein Library at what used to be th...
In addition, their are beautiful views out the walls of windows.
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360 Chicago Observation Deck
#14 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Awesome Experience Tilted with my Daughter and Sister at Night ..Best Views of Chicago 360 Degrees at Night Loved Loved Loved.
John Hancock Building is easy to access via buses on Michigan Avenue but I would definitely recommend walking up Michigan Avenue so that you can enjoy the fabulous landmarks especially the Tribune Building, the Pu...
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The Loop
#15 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
This is where the iconic buildings are to be seen in the skyline and shopping is great in the Magnificant Mile and on State Street, both withing walking distance of the main visitors sites.
The loop took us around the downtown area, the train was easily accessed and it gave us a great view of the city's outstanding architecture from a diffident perspective, the station staff helped us buy our day tic...
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Lincoln Park
#16 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
It's a beautiful park with many possibilities, including seeing rowers on the lagoon, a wonderful view of the city, paths to run on, soccer fields where local sports clubs play, and of course the Lincoln Park Zoo.
It contains miles of trails among acres of well-maintained gardens and grass and offers beautiful views of the city.
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Fourth Presbyterian Church
#17 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Tucked in between many other tourist sites (Water Tower, John Hancock Centre, next to The Whitehall hotel) is this welcoming treasure.
If you are walking on the Magnificent Mile, please take fifteen minutes to drop by and view the inside of this sanctuary.
Crown Fountain
#18 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
I got to see a lot of famous Chicago landmarks during my trip last summer, but Crown Fountain would have the most memorable.
Perfect for cooling off in the summer & great to view at night
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Wrigley Building
#19 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
I've enjoyed especially good views of the Wrigley Building from the Chicago River on a Chicago Architecture Tour and learned much about its architectural and historical importance in the process.
But viewed it from a Chicago River cruise, the 32nd floor of the Intercontinental, from the Michigan Avenue Bridge, the RIverwalk...no matter how you view it, it is a lovely piece of Chicago architecture.
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The Rookery Building
#20 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
designed by the great architect John Root The building is a delight to view The exterior which is void of classical ornamentation sits with dignity and a wonderful treatment of its mass.
Tour ($7) gets you access to private floors which provide great views of the lobby treatments, plus added insights into what elements Wright added to the original treatments, and what he changed.
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United Center
#21 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
New since the 2009-10 season, it is at roof level and features a renovated concourse, 144 flatscreen TVs, new food and beverage stations and a half-dozen bars with panoramic views of the arena.
An amazing view and a great crowd!
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Tribune Tower
#22 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Yes, it is magnificent, unforgettable, marvelous, stunning, etc etc. Did you notice that Reviews about world-famous landmarks are usually short?
Just after crossing the Chicago River on the Michigan Avenue Bride, the pedestrian is treated to wonderful views of two of Chicago's finest examples of its 'Golden Age" of skyscraper design -- the Wrigley Building...
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Buckingham Fountain
#23 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
It's a gorgeous, memorable landmark and the irresistible tourist attraction in Grant Park that is enormous, and that gives quite a generous space for the fountain like this and for all of us who visit the park, es...
Some magnificent views of Chicago in all four directions -- Soldier Field and Grant Park to the south, the Art Institute across the street from a row of beautiful buildings to the west, Lake Michigan to the east,...
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Michigan Avenue Bridge
#24 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
It marks the start of the Magnificent Mile on North Michigan and offers fabulous views of the Chicago River, which it spans, and many skyscrapers, including the famous Wrigley and Tribune buildings.
The bridge over the Chicago River enables viewers to see a full 360-degree view of the stunning skyline and Lake Michigan shore (Trump Tower is right in your face, so be prepared).
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Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House
#25 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Our docent guide, Peter (Rookie of the Year) provided an in-depth view of the architect and his building as well as interesting stories of the property owners.
The docents are knowledgable and friendly, and the views of the house and grounds are excellent.
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Picasso Statue
#26 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Can you believe Cicago got this unique sculpture and its there for all to see! Iconic sculpture, wonderful to view from so many angles.
Easy to get to and is truly a landmark for the city!
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Guaranteed Rate Field
#27 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
What a beautiful ball park! Clean friendly staff lots to do inside the stadium beautiful views great seating.
We sat in very reasonably priced seats in the upper deck with a great view of the field with great views of the downtown skyline from the ramps to the upper deck on the left field side.
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Chagall's Four Seasons
#28 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Chagall's 'Four Seasons' is a four sided mosaic that you can view can view for free.
I only wish there had been an info board on the site to give some details of this amazing piece of art.
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Macy's on State Street
#29 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Only this one has a grand fountain in the center and large windows with sweeping views of the Magnificent Mile.
Several lunch venues, but I recommend that you try the Walnut Room...magnificent antique walnut interior, first department store restaurant in the USA, good food, lovely view!
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Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
#30 of 262 Sights & Landmarks in Chicago
Then for an added bonus, we climbed further to the very top of the tower and stepped out onto the parapets for a 360-degree uninterrupted view of Hyde Park, the University of Chicago campus, Lake Michigan, South C...
... the bell tower with him certain times a week to hear him play, hear about the history and mechanics of the bells, and see incredible views from the top of the tower of UChicago, the lake, and the Chicago skyline.