Chicago, the third largest city in the United States after New York City and Los Angeles, is the home of the blues and the truth of jazz, the heart of comedy and the idea of the skyscraper.
The Loop is the central business district of Chicago, bounded by the Chicago River to the north and west, Harrison Street to the south, and Lake Michigan to the east.
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Willis Tower is a historic site and building
Uptown is a scruffy, jazz-inflected neighborhood on the north side of Chicago.
The Near North is the shop-and-awe center of Chicago.
Chicago's Far West Side is best known for being impoverished and crime-ridden, but it has at least one major attraction as well as some fabulous parks, vibrant immigrant communities, and blues legends.
Hyde Park is one of Chicago's most famous neighborhoods, most certainly so on the South Side, located along the south lakefront.
North Lincoln is a collection of neighborhoods on the north side of Chicago through which Lincoln Avenue wanders, remembering treasures and curiosities of the last century in Chicago life, moving along, and forgetting them all over again.
Rogers Park is the northern border of Chicago — the wild-eyed inheritor of uninhibited lakefront, swamps become beaches, and the beauty of Chicago bricks.
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Cloud Gate ('The Bean') is a public art and monument / landmark
The Near South is the home of several of Chicago's main attractions: the splendid Museum Campus …
Wicker Park is the vanguard of music, nightlife, and fashion in Chicago.
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Chicago Riverwalk is a scenic lookout and river
Chatham-South Shore is a district at the heart of Chicago's South Side, home to the real Chicago blues, some mind-blowing BBQ, and the best soul food in town.
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Chicago Public Library is a library and college library
Lakeview has the lion's share of Chicago nightlife, starting with Wrigleyville, home of the Chicago …
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Goodman Theatre is a theater and performing arts venue
The Near West Side of Chicago has two of the city's premiere culinary strips, Little Italy and Greektown, and basketball legend Michael Jordan's old stomping grounds with the Chicago Bulls.
The Southwest Side of Chicago is far off the beaten path.
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Bank of America Theatre is a theater and performing arts venue
Murals of Mexican cowboys notwithstanding, Pilsen is a lot like the Wild West: only a few minutes …
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Crown Fountain is a public art and outdoor sculpture
In Lincoln Park, collegians mix with freshly-minted lawyers and barrel-chested brokers, all come …
O'Hare International Airport is one of the biggest and busiest airports in the world.
The Far Northwest Side of Chicago includes the neighborhoods of Avondale and the Polish Village …
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The Field Museum is a history museum and science museum
Logan Square is an expansive neighborhood with sweeping boulevards on Chicago's West Side.
Bridgeport-Chinatown is the South Side at its most dynamic, as the old South Side Irish neighborhood of the Daleys increasingly blends with the old Chinese immigrant community to the north.
Bronzeville, the Black Metropolis, is a mecca of African-American History on Chicago's South Side, just miles south of downtown.
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John G. Shedd Aquarium is an aquarium and national park
The Far Southeast Side of Chicago is a huge section of Chicago with only one large tourist draw: the Pullman Historic District.
The Far Southwest Side of Chicago is home to a large Irish-American community, a ton of Irish pubs, and even a replica Irish castle.
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Museum Campus is an other great outdoors and scenic lookout
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Michael Jordan Statue is a monument / landmark and sculpture garden
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United Center is a stadium and hockey arena
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Soldier Field is a football stadium and event space
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Steppenwolf Theatre Company is a theater and performing arts venue
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Adler Planetarium is a planetarium and science museum
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151 West Adams Street, Chicago
+1 312-660-8200
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172 West Adams Street, Chicago
+1 312-332-1200
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171 West Randolph Street, Chicago
+1 312-236-0123
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17 East Monroe Street, Chicago
+1 312-726-7500
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1 West Washington Street, Chicago
+1 312-782-1111
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10 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago
+1 312-372-7696
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733 West Madison, Chicago
+1 312-829-5000
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65 East Harrison, Chicago
+1 312-427-8000
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636 South Michigan Avenue, (lobby entrance on East Balbo Avenue), Chicago
+1 312-447-0955
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720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
+1 312-922-4400
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230 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
+1 312-345-1000
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151 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago
+1 312-565-1234
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541 North Rush Street, Chicago
+1 312-836-0100
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162 East Ohio Street, Chicago
+1 312-787-3100
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165 East Ontario Street, Chicago
+1 312-573-0800
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511 North Columbus Drive, Chicago
+1 312-836-5900
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676 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
+1 312-944-6664
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108 East Superior Street, Chicago
+1 312-337-2888
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20 East Chestnut Street, Chicago
+1 312-324-4000
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140 East Walton Place, Chicago
+1 312-787-2200
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