Spend a Fun Day at the Shedd Aquarium

little boy watching a scuba diver in the tank at an aquaimum

Do you want to spend an exciting day learning about marine life from around the world? If so, head to the Shedd Aquarium which has been part of Chicago’s landscape since 1930. It’s where more than two million visitors walk through the door each year to see fascinating animals and sea creatures including: Mantella Frog Known as […]

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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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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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