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Chicago Board of Trade

Chicago Board of Trade

Located in the historical Art Deco building at Jackson Boulevard, the Chicago Board of Trade, now merged with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, is the largest futures trading house in the world. Visit the new and CBOT Visitors Center for an interactive look into the history, trading practices, architecture, technology and global reach of the CBOT and its markets.

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Enjoy Chicago’s beautiful parks, lakes and outdoor theater.

Surrounded by sky scraping landmarks, Chicago’s 7,300 acres of parkland, including 552 beautiful parks, lakes, beaches, lagoons, bird and wildlife gardens, and golf courses, are idyllic refuge from the hustle of city life. Chicago’s popular playgrounds – Millennium Park, Lincoln Park and Grant Park – offer serenity and beauty below the sizzling skyline.

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Chicago’s Famous Lincoln Park

Chicago Lincoln Park

Chicago’s largest recreational retreat, Lincoln Park offers numerous baseball/softball fields, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts, a golf course, a fitness center, boating harbors, beaches, landscaped gardens, a zoo, museums, a conservatory, and a theater on the lake. Check out Lincoln Park’s Chicago History Museum and Lincoln Park Zoo, one of the nation’s oldest zoos!

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Chicago’s Famous Landmark: Buckingham Fountain

This Chicago landmark and attraction offers a beautiful aquatic display from spring through fall. Enjoy the dazzling water, light and music spectacle during the summer.

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Chicago’s Downtown Millennium Park

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The playground of downtown Chicago, Millennium Park is an extraordinary park displaying Chicago’s inspiring art, architecture, music, and landscapes. Highlights include: Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Cloud Gate sculpture, Crown Fountain, Lurie Garden and McCormick Tribune Ice Rink.

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Beautiful Grant Park in Chicago!

Grant Park is Chicago’s popular downtown park for strollers, joggers, bikers and chillers. Stroll tree-lined paths and bridges, relax on beautiful lawns, and check out the historic monuments, including a statue of Abraham Lincoln. Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Grant Park is an oasis of greenery and tranquility in the heart of the Windy City.

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Blues Capital of the World, Chicago offers an exciting nightlife

Blues Capital of the World, Chicago

From Blue Chicago to the famous House of Blues, Chicago is the Blues Capital of the World and an intoxicating nightlife destination. Catch the legends of blues and jazz music – from BB King to James Brown – at Chicago’s rockin’ music clubs and venues.

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The grandeur of the Chicago Theatre leaves you breathless

Chicago is a vibrant cultural destination, blessed with the most beautiful and historic theaters in the country and exciting seasons of live theater and performing arts – from opera to cutting-edge comedies to Broadway musicals.

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Chicago Theatre

Chicago Theater

The grandeur of the Chicago Theatre leaves you breathless. The elegant lobby, majestic staircase and beautiful auditorium, with murals above the stage and on the ceiling, are components of “the Wonder Theatre of the World.” Opened in 1921, the Chicago Theater presents a variety of shows, concerts and events throughout the year. A symbol of State Street, the vertical “Chicago” sign and marquee are Chicago landmarks!

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Discover all the exciting things to do and see in Chicago!

Experience the wildest playground in all of Chicago – the Lincoln Park Zoo. One of the last free zoos in the nation, Lincoln Park Zoo is natural habitat for over 1,000 mammals, reptiles and birds. Hear a lion’s roar, see gorillas climb and explore tropical rainforests and African savannas.

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