Vacations and outings are a great things for families to do together. However, not everything is family and kid friendly. Therefore, we have compiled this list of family fun things for you to do in Chicago to help you get an idea of what it is that you might want to do.
One place that is loved by all ages is Wrigley Field. You can catch a baseball game with your family and maybe catch a home run ball at the same time. The atmosphere at this baseball field is amazing. Even people who have never liked baseball will find themselves cheering and screaming along. This is where fans are made!
Lincoln Park Zoo
This park is open everyday of the year, allowing you to visit no matter what time of year you come to Chicago. Lincoln Park Zoo is free for all ages and there is bound to be something for everyone, from riding the train to seeing the different habits. The zoo is like a little piece of the forest with Chicago’s Willis Tower looming in the background.
After 9/11 and the fall of the Twin Towers, Willis Tower is now the tallest building in the United States. This will be a memorable experience for the whole family. The sky deck is made of glass and it will leave you breathless as you step out onto it and take a look around.
Another great tower to visit is the Hancock Building, which is now called 360 Chicago. This is also one of the tallest. This one is closer to the water so some people say the view is even better than Willis Tower because you are 1,000 feet about Lake Michigan. New for 2015 is Tilt, a cafe on the 94th floor. This whole building is a must see adventure.
These are just a few things to few you started. The city is full of culture and experience. You can visit museum row, where everyone in your family is bound to find something that reach’s their artistic side. Chicago has a ton of malls and shops that could take up your whole day. In addition to the shops there are restaurants galore, with Chicago style pizza and hot dogs for easy stops. Or if you are looking for a high class meal, some of the worlds best chefs are set up here as well. No matter what your style is your family will have fun in Chicago.