Discover downtown Chicago’s popular attractions and things to do from Hyatt Regency Chicago. Walk out our front doors to the Chicago Riverwalk for boat tours or Millennium Park for outdoor recreation and events. Shop Magnificent Mile, visit the nearby museums, or check out the breathtaking views along Lake Michigan, all within a few minutes from the hotel.
Let the kids explore, learn, and play at the Chicago Children’s Museum located right inside Navy Pier. The museum has everything from arts and crafts and play spaces to engineering workshops and life-size dinosaur replicas.
Get up close and experience more than 32,000 aquatic animals from around the world at the Shedd Aquarium. Return seasonally to find new and exciting marine life exhibits and astonishing underwater habitats.
Spend an afternoon at one of the oldest zoos in the country, offering free admission to see more than 1,100 animals and 200 different types of species. Walk through the conservatory’s four display houses showcasing exotic plants and greenery.
The best thing to do in Chicago according to TripAdvisor visitors, the museum houses a collection of more than 300,000 art pieces. Browse works of art originating from ancient civilizations to contemporary America, including world-famous paintings and sculptures.
One of the largest natural history museums in the world, the Field Museum is located on Lake Michigan’s shore, and houses unique exhibits on everything from ancient cultures to newfound scientific discoveries.
Head to the top of the Willis Tower, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, for incredible views of Chicago and four neighboring states. Stand on the Skydeck Ledge, an epic glass enclosure overlooking the city from 1,300 feet high.
One of the most popular landmarks located on the shoreline of Lake Michigan, Navy Pier offers plenty of outdoor and indoor activities and recreation, from mini golf to boat rides to a botanical garden and the iconic Ferris wheel.
The historic baseball stadium is one of the most nostalgic and well-known in the MLB. After the game, visit the new Gallagher Way at Wrigley Field for open-air activities for the whole family to enjoy.
One of the largest in the world, this iconic fountain is the centerpiece of Grant Park and a prominent landmark in Chicago. Watch the water displays each hour during the day or catch the light and music shows at night.
Take a stroll along the Chicago Riverwalk and stop at this European style Beer & Cider Garden, featuring free live music daily from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day, with seating for over 500 guests. The Northman is family and dog friendly and offers stunning water and skyline views.
Stroll along the famous Magnificent Mile on Michigan Avenue to take in more than 450 retailers, restaurants, and entertainment destinations, plus an array of iconic buildings like the Chicago Water Tower.