Plan a day of shopping at luxe shops along the Magnificent Mile, take an afternoon exploring downtown art museums, or catch an NBA game at the United Center. It’s all within two miles of your room at Hyatt House Chicago / West Loop.
The elevated dim sum-style Chinese dishes served inside this vibrantly decorated restaurant earn raves from locals and out-of-towners alike. Try duck fried rice, beef slap noodles, and other dishes from the kitchen of famed chef Stephanie Izard.
Feast on fire-roasted rajas and adobo shrimp taco inside this lively Mexican spot. Cool off with a shot of tequila served in an ice shot glass, then throw the ice at the bell outside the restaurant, as is tradition.
The Western Hemisphere’s first planetarium remains one of its best, with family shows that serve as up-close guided tours of the solar system, as well as exhibits focused on the history of astronomy and space flight.
Occupying a full city block, this Classical Revival landmark features majestic white marble, ornate mosaics, and a sweeping stained-glass dome. Inside, catch free concerts, dance performances, and lectures.
This colorful sign welcomes you to the city’s former meatpacking district, now a revitalized dining and arts destination home to galleries, high-end steakhouses, funky saloons, and Google’s Chicago campus.
Ride a gondola up to the peak of the 196-foot-tall Ferris wheel at Chicago’s historic pier, one of the city’s top tourist draws. While you’re here, catch a show at the Chicago Shakespeare Garden or dine at restaurants with pristine views of Lake Michigan.