Museums & Attractions

Chicago museums, zoos, public spaces & special events attract and amaze visitors from around the world.

Find information on Chicago area museums & attractions including: popular exhibits, free museum days, holiday lights and city festivals.

Expo Chicago

Expo Chicago Brings the World’s Best Art to Navy Pier

Expo Chicago, the International Exposition of Contemporary and Modern Art, takes place each September at historic Navy Pier. Now in its eigth season, this...
Chicago History Museum Silver Screen to Mainstream

Silver Screen to Mainstream: American Fashion in the 1930s & ’40s

Silver Screen to Mainstream: American Fashion in the 1930s & '40s is a new exhibit at the Chicago History Museum that tracks how Hollywood...
Wonderland Express at the Chicago Botanic Garden

Wonderland Express – Chicago Botanic Garden

The Chicago Botanic Garden's Wonderland Express is an annual tradition that appeals to everyone: kids love the trains (and the indoor snow), adults love...
Holiday Flower Show at Garfield Park Conservatory

Holiday Flower Show at Garfield Park Conservatory

The Holiday Flower Show at Garfield Park Conservatory is free annual tradition for all ages that ushers in the holiday season with dazzling displays...
Adler Planetarium

Adler Planetarium Free Admission Days for Illinois Residents

Come explore the Adler Planetarium on free admission days and learn about countless galaxies, unfathomable distances, exploding stars, diamond planets, black holes and more....
Illinois Holocaust Museum Hologram

Illinois Holocaust Museum – New Interactive 3D Holograms

The acclaimed Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center in Skokie provides a powerful, tactile, interactive -- and ultimately hopeful -- hologram experience, as real-life...
Field Museum Free Admission

The Field Museum Free Admission Days 2018

During the Field Museum free admission days, basic admission is free for Illinois residents with valid proof of residency*. See ticketed exhibitions and 3D films...
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Free Days

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago Free Admission Days

At the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, free admission days for Illinois residents are on Tuesdays, year-round with proof of residency. The Museum of Contemporary...
Shedd Aquarium Free Admission Days

Shedd Aquarium Free Admission Days

Illinois residents enjoy FREE admission 52 days a year on the Shedd Aquarium free admission days. Experience unbelievable animals from around the world. FREE admission includes...

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Oak Brook Artisan Market - Outdoor Market at The Drake - Oak Brook

Oak Brook Artisan Market – Sat-Sun, Sep 26-27, 2020

Join us for the for the Oak Brook Artisan Market. This 2-day outdoor market showcases the Midwest's finest artisans in food, fashion, home goods...
Free Wax European Wax Center

Free Wax at European Wax Center

European Wax Center is offering a free wax for first time clients - choose from an eyebrow, bikini line, underarm, nose or ear wax....
Resolutions 2020 Event Photos

StyleChicago.com’s Resolutions 2020 Event Photos

Fashionable Chicagoans flocked to the W Chicago - City Center for StyleChicago.com's 13th annual Resolutions 2020, featuring wines by Gamble Family Vineyards, signature cocktails,...