Local Sites & Attractions

Navy Pier

Navy Pier is Chicago’s premier waterfront destination. Discover shopping, dining, special events, firework displays, and rides on the iconic Centennial Wheel. Completed in 1916, Navy Pier spans 3,300 feet along the Lake Michigan shoreline and offers stunning views of the Chicago Skyline.

600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611 | Distance from Hotel: 1.9 miles | 312-595-7437

Lincoln Park Zoo

Discover eastern black rhinoceroses, Jamaican iguanas, African penguins and over 200 more unique species from around the world. The Lincoln Park Zoo, which opened its doors in 1868, is dedicated to connecting people with nature and to inspiring communities to create environments where wildlife will thrive. Best of all, it’s free to the public!

2001 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614 | Distance from Hotel: 2.4 miles | 312-742-2000

Shedd Aquarium

Explore the aquatic animal world at Shedd Aquarium - from beluga whales and sea otters to sea stars and jelly fish! Impressive exhibits feature a variety of aquatic ecosystems from around the globe and over 32,000 animals. Shedd Aquarium’s core mission is to spark compassion, curiosity, and conservation for aquatic life.

1200 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605 | Distance from Hotel: 1.9 miles | 312-939-2438