At A Glance Series: Chicago



Chicago at a Glance

Ideas for First Timers:

  • Adler Planetarium, Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • 360 Chicago Observation Deck/TILT (John Hancock Building)
  • Lincoln Park Zoo
  • Magnificent Mile
  • Millennium Park
  • Navy Pier
  • Skydeck Chicago/The Ledge (Willis Tower)

Ideas for Repeat Visitors:

  • Blue Man Group
  • Broadway in Chicago
  • Chicago's First Lady Cruises
  • Second City's Up Comedy Club
  • Shoreline Sightseeing Cruises
  • The Lakefront Trail
  • Wendella Tours & Cruises
  • Chicago Sports: Chicago Cubs, White Sox, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Bears or the Chicago Fire
  • Visit a Chicago Brewery (Goose Island, Revolution Brewing, Lagunitas Brewing Company, Half Acre and more!)


Home is a place where you can feel comfortable, where you can be yourself, where you are free to explore, enjoy and immerse yourself in the things that matter most to you. Home is Chicago. The heart and soul of the city lives in 77 vibrant neighborhoods, each with its own mix of historical sights and sounds, attractions, arts and culture, dining, nightlife, shopping and theater. Each neighborhood has a vibe all its own-and in each you'll feel welcomed.

Come experience everything that makes ABA-member Chicago a great tour destination. Want to meet Chicago and other ABA-member destinations? Then you need to register for ABA's 2019 Annual Meeting & Marketplace in Louisville, Ky.!

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