Start your Navy Pier adventure with a ride on the Pier’s most distinctive landmark: the 150-foot Ferris wheel. Step into one of 40 gondolas for an exciting ride and unparalleled view of the skyline and lakefront. Also, when weather permits, check out the whimsical musical carousel, Wave Swinger lift-and-twirl ride, miniature golf course, remote control boats, and more.
Discover dozens of lively interactive exhibits such as BIG Backyard, Dinosaur Expedition, Inventing Lab, Kovler Family Climbing Schooner, and more at the Chicago Children’s Museum. Enjoy great restaurants like Harry Caray’s Tavern, and find apparel, accessories, toys and games, gifts and collectibles, souvenirs, international goods, and more in sensational Pier shops.
See blockbusters on Chicago’s largest flat movie screen at IMAX Theater. Hear the city’s hottest bands at the free admission Beer Garden Memorial Day through Labor Day. Enjoy world-class performers like the Cirque Shanghai acrobats. Finally, be dazzled by fireworks displays on summer Wednesday and Saturday nights. Or experience an unforgettable pleasure boat, Bike Chicago, or Segway tour which launches from Navy Pier.
Well-attuned to group visitors, Navy Pier offers special benefits for groups of 20 or more – including discounts on food, rides, and special exhibits. Navy Pier offers special benefits for groups of 20 or more – including discounts on food, rides, and special exhibits. Average length of visit is 3-4 hours.
Millennium Park is an awesome 24.5-acre downtown showcase for art, landscape design, and architecture, including the mammoth stainless-steel Cloud Gate sculpture. Visitors can explore the park during twice-daily summertime Greeter Service tours, which last 45 minutes and are limited to 10 people. (Larger groups can purchase walking tours through the Chicago Architecture Foundation.) Travel professionals can stretch the time allotment so groups can enjoy free ice skating in winter, free evening concerts at the acclaimed Jay Pritzker Pavilion, and dining – available year-round in Park Grill and alfresco spring through fall.
Create memories of breathtaking Chicago bird’s-eye views from Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower, where group services include special admission rates and free bus parking, and at the John Hancock Observatory, which offers online booking, catering, and other services for groups.
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