5 days in Chicago Itinerary

5 days in Chicago Itinerary

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A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chicago Riverwalk, Adler Planetarium, Chicago Cultural Center, and other attractions. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Museum of Science and Industry and The Field Museum. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lincoln Park Zoo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Chicago day trip planning tool .

In April, daytime highs in Chicago are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

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Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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