7 days in Chicago Itinerary

7 days in Chicago Itinerary

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Chicago
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Chicago

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A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Visit Ernest Hemingway Birthplace and Basilica of the Sacred Heart for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at The Art Institute of Chicago and The Magnificent Mile. Get out of town with these interesting Chicago side-trips: Milwaukee (Basilica of St. Josaphat & Renaissance Book Shop), Baha'i House of Worship (in Wilmette) and Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes (in South Bend). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, stroll around Millennium Park, and steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Chicago trip tool .

August in Chicago sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Oak Park, South Bend, Milwaukee, Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, Riverwalk Lot
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The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace ©
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace

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