Things to do near Art Institute of Chicago

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      Art Institute of Chicago

      111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60603-6110
      Distance: 0.0 mi
      136 reviews

      The Art Institute of Chicago boasts one of the largest collection of Joseph Cornell boxes on the planet. Enough to be a gallery completely unto itself, even! When in Boystown,...

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    Millennium Park

    201 East Randolph Street, Chicago, IL 60601-6530
    Ranked #1 overall in Chicago things to do
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    252 reviews

    In the summer, the free music concerts are great. From jazz to classical to rock to world music. All top-notch and free. Fantastic summer venue.

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    Cloud Gate

    AT&T Plaza, Chicago, IL 60686
    Ranked #9 overall in Chicago things to do
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    76 reviews

    I heard about "The Bean" but really nothing prepared me for the entrancing and charismatic nature of this public art. It shines in the urban landscape reflecting the grids of...

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    Chicago Architecture Foundation

    224 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60604-2501
    Ranked #47 overall in Chicago things to do
    Distance: 0.1 mi
    14 reviews

    So cool! It's neat to look at the small scale view of Chicago, with so much attention paid to every single detail!

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    Crown Fountain

    201 East Randolph Street, Chicago, IL
    Ranked #55 overall in Chicago things to do
    Distance: 0.1 mi
    11 reviews

    This multimedia fountain and waterplay sculpture is simply amazing. Fifty-foot high monolithic projected faces of real people spurt playful fountains of water where kids and adults frolic in the shower....

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    Chicago Park District

    541 North Fairbanks No. 4, Chicago, IL 60611-3306
    Ranked #84 overall in Chicago things to do
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    5 reviews

    Don't let anyone fool you. Chicago has some of the most beautiful and iconic parks in the country. Grant Park is amazing, so is Millennium and so many others.

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    Lurie Garden

    Chicago, Illinois, United States
    Ranked #91 overall in Chicago things to do
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    5 reviews

    A niece piece of land attached to millenium park and within steps of the band shell, the bean, and all the big buildings.

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    Reckless Records

    26 E Madison St, Chicago, IL 60602-4413, United States
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    3 reviews

    No question at all. One of the best place to pick up vinyl. Not sure how long they will last -- good thing they have T-shirts too.

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    McCormick-Tribune Ice Rink

    55 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60602-4813
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    5 reviews

    Located just outside Millennium Park, the McCormick-Tribune Ice Rink is a great place to visit during cold Chicago winters. Skate rental is an affordable $5 and the view is unbeatable....

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    The Nichols Bridgeway

    111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
    Distance: 0.1 mi
    2 reviews

    Washington Stop. On a rainy day you will feel like you stepped into an impressionist painting on your way to the Modern Wing of the Art Institute. Great views.

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    Chicago Sightseeing

    17 E Monroe St # 515, Chicago, IL
    Distance: 0.2 mi
    1 review

    perfect tours, very interesting and informative

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