Adler Planetarium: The First Planetarium in the Western Hemisphere

Adler Planetarium, located in downtown Chicago

Do you want to spend an exciting day learning about the night sky? Then head over to the Adler Planetarium which dates back to 1930. It was the first planetarium to open in the western hemisphere, and the staff strives to offer an engaging, user-friendly museum experience that serves diverse audiences of all ages. There is much […]

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North Michigan Avenue is One of the Greatest Avenues in the World

Michigan Avenue or The Magnificent Mile famous for its shopping Chicago, Illinois, USA

A short drive from Oak Park Place is one of the greatest avenues in the world. We are talking about North Michigan Avenue, which is better known as The Magnificent Mile. It’s home to shops, restaurants, museums, and so much more, and is the perfect spot to spend an afternoon. Highlights include: Bloomingdale’s  As Chicago’s flagship […]

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Explore the Local Art Scene in Oak Park

Woman gazing at artwork on the wall

Oak Park has been a haven for artists since the early 20th century. This village near Chicago boasts numerous art galleries and creative boutiques. Here are some of the best places to begin your exploration of the local Oak Park art scene:   Oak Park Arts District  Take a stroll down Harrison Street and explore […]

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