Things to do in Downtown Chicago
Explore all the “Windy City” is famous for from our AAA Four Diamond downtown Chicago hotel centrally located near the Illinois Center and Magnificent Mile. Discover fun adventure, fine dining, entertainment and exciting things to do just minutes from Hyatt Regency Chicago. Delight in world-class shopping on the Magnificent Mile, explore notable attractions like Navy Pier, Grant Park, and Buckingham Fountain, or catch the celebrated Cubs, Bears, Blackhawks, Bulls, or White Sox professional sports teams in action on their home turf.
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Bringing a group to our downtown Chicago hotel near the Magnificent Mile? Allow our experienced meeting planners to arrange an itinerary of activities and things to do tailored to the interests and schedule of your group.
Contact our knowledgeable downtown Chicago hotel Concierge to seek recommendations or book activities, dining or entertainment reservations prior to your arrival. Browse our outdoor adventure, arts & culture or family-friendly itineraries for our Concierge team's top suggestions.
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Top Chicago Attractions
From enviable panoramic views of the lake shore to cruising on the river, gazing at the stars, whale watching at Shedd Aquarium, or world-class shopping along the Magnificent Mile – Chicago truly has something for everyone.
Family-Friendly Activity Recommendations
Our Concierge Team has created a list of their favorite family-friendly recommendations to ensure your time in Chicago is well spent. Explore the city's museums or see Chicago from high above, the choice is yours.
Museum of Science and Industry
Descend into the depths of a simulated coal mine - or visit one of 1,999 other exhibits all packed into three floors of fascinating science in action.
The Blues Scene
Listen to the soundtrack of the Windy City.
The Art Institute of Chicago
See the country’s best collection of impressionist and post-impressionist art.
River and Lake Tours
Experience the best views of the Chicago skyline.
Once you’ve visited the obligatory tourist spots, it’s time to act like a local.
Parks & Zoos
Residents and tourists alike take to the parks and zoos at the first sign of spring, and retreat to the conservatories when the weather is less than ideal.
- The Blues Scene
- Museum of Science and Industry
- Top Chicago Attractions
- Michigan Avenue & Magnificent Mile
- The Art Institute of Chicago
- Authentic Chicago
- Chicago After Dark
- Entertainment Chicago Style
- Fabulous Festivals
- Get Out Of Town
- More Chicago Shopping
- Parks & Zoos
- Professional Sports
- River & Lake Tours
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