Top Rated 7 Best Free Places to Visit in Chicago 

Top Rated 7 Best Free Places to Visit in Chicago 

Millennium Park, Chicago

. Visitors and locals alike come here to enjoy a picnic on the lawn, cool off in a fountain, and catch free movies and concerts throughout the year. 

The Magnificent Mile

The Magnificent Mile boasts more than 460 shops, 275 restaurants and 60 hotels, as well as unique entertainments and attractions that are stacked all along its length. 

Lincoln Park Zoo

Visitors can interact with chimpanzees and gorillas, as well as red wolves and howl with them. 

Chicago Cultural Center

The world’s largest stained-glass Tiffany dome, measuring 38 feet in diameter and containing approximately 30,000 glass pieces, is located on the south side. 

Garfield Park Conservatory

Visitors can enjoy lush flora year-round and tropical temperatures indoors or over 10 acres of outdoor garden, nature play areas for children, and a water lilypond. 

Buckingham Fountain

A spectacular light and music display is featured with the major display. It begins at dusk and continues for 20 minutes every hour.  

Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park is a result of a long-standing pledge by citizens and city leaders to preserve 1,200 acres of Chicago’s most important lakefront real property for the benefit of the public.