Chicago is an increasingly popular destination for tourists within the US and beyond. This great city gives you access to wonderful attractions you may have neverÂ known existed. Known as the â€œwind cityâ€, Chicago offers activities and sightseeings that both kids and adults can enjoy.
If you enjoy the outdoors, you may be interested in Ceres. This is the Roman goddess who can be foundÂ standing on top of the Chicago Board of Trade. This structure, which was designed by Root and HolabirdÂ in the year 1930, can be found near the end of LaSalle Street. You can find trading floors for soybeans,Â wheat, corn, and oil here.Â For families with children, Shedd Aquarium is a rather popular choice. You can find a lizard lair, anÂ amphitheater that seats 1,000 people, and also has Pacific white-headed dolphins. Younger kids tendÂ to enjoy this, and on Tuesdays, you can find story time, crafts, singing, dancing, videos, and more toÂ entertain toddlers.
Chicago offers a wide variety of restaurants, local shops, and a variety of other attractions includingÂ Navy Pier Park. This is one of the most popular landmarks in the city, and it combines both modernÂ day rides and thrills with 20th century charm. Inside Navy Pier, is the Chicago Childrenâ€™s Museum,Â which is jam-packed with activities and things for the children to take part in and enjoy. Enjoy DinosaurÂ Expeditions as well as BIG Backyard which offers large toadstools and insects that are over sized.
These are just a few of the many attractions to enjoy in Chicago for your next family vacation. Even on aÂ budget, Chicago can offer unforgettable family fun and excitement.