Chicago, Illinois Family Vacation
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- At a Glance
As the third most-populated city in the United States, Chicago offers families a diverse selection of cultural experiences, world-class museums, food, and fun. Kids will be fascinated by the skyscrapers and attractions, while grown-ups will appreciate the art, architecture, and people that make up the city's vibrant history.
If you think an art museum sounds like it would be too stuffy for kids, think again. Yes, the Art Institute of Chicago houses one of the most impressive collections...
Located near the front of Navy Pier in the Family Pavilion, the Chicago Children's Museum features 15 permanent exhibits, plus rotating exhibits, all of which are more than enough to...
Across the street from the Lincoln Park Zoo, Cummings Playground is a popular place to let the kids loose physically after filling their minds with animal facts. Regular mommy and daddy groups meet up here....
This all-suite hotel is on North Michigan Avenue and just three blocks from the Lakefront...
Separate sitting area
Swimming pool - indoor
Pet fee charged at hotel/condo
Small pets only
Refrigerator (on request)
Overlooking Lake Michigan, this opulent 1920s landmark hotel is set on the Magnificent Mile, with the shops of Water Tower Place a block away...
Cribs (infant beds) available
Restaurant(s) in hotel
The Essex Inn boasts an especially convenient location, within walking distance of Millennium Park and Lake Michigan, and a quick taxi ride to the Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium, and Field...
Hotel / Motel
Deep-dish pizza is a Chicago staple, but Gino's does theirs with a twist: they build it upside-down, with cheese on the bottom, toppings...
Across the street from the Lincoln Park Zoo, RJ Grunts has huge, juicy burgers and fries that appeal to the kids while Moms dig the vast, make-a-meal-of-it salad bar. ...
Tiny, beloved Al's Deli is an Evanston institution serving homemade soups and hearty sandwiches in a quick-service but friendly environment. Take your lunch across the street to Tallmadge Park, complete with a playground...
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Get Blown Away by the Windy CityA Family Vacation in Chicago, IL with Babies
1.John G. Shedd AquariumJohn G. Shedd Aquarium
1200 S Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60605+2490
2.Navy PierNavy Pier
600 E Grand Ave # 113
Chicago, IL 60611+6335
3.Art Institute of ChicagoArt Institute of Chicago
111 S Michigan Ave # 1
Chicago, IL 60603+6488
Favorite Vacation Moments
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- Chicago Museum
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- On The Beach of Lake Michigan
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