Historic Navy Pier® is Chicago’s lakefront playground. And it’s the Midwest’s #1 tourist and leisure destination, attracting more than 8.6 million visitors a year.
Navy Pier is the place where all of Chicagoland and tourists from around the world have come together since 1995 to enjoy the beauty and the thrills of a day on Lake Michigan. From rides to restaurants, exhibitions to entertainment, shopping to dining cruises and tour boats Navy Pier has it all – in a location unlike any other!
There’s so much to do in our 50 acres of parks, promenades, gardens, shops, eateries and attractions.
There is no admission to Navy Pier you are free to stroll about as you please. All summer long Navy Pier offer twice weekly free fireworks displays.Chicago’s FREE Navy Pier trolley can be boarded just three blocks from Best Western River North Hotel. There is a charge for some Navy Pier rides and attractions. The food court at Navy Pier offers a variety of affordable selections.