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With so many attractions in Chicago, it's not possible to see it all. But don't worry - now you can experience this beautiful city with this stunning virtual reality gallery. See many of Chicago's most popular and exciting sightseeing locations right from your computer screen.

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Before you come to Chicago, you can get a glimpse of what specific attractions have to offer. Viewing these videos allows you to experience the unique fun and wonder of some of Chicago's most popular visitor attractions from the comfort of your home.

Chicago Bean

Chicago Bean

Located on the Chicago lakefront, The Chicago Museum Campus includes three world-class museums: theField Museum, Shedd Aquarium, andAdler Planetarium. Get a feel for what this exciting group of attractions has to offer with our Chicago Museum campus video.

The Field Museum is a world-renowned museum housing an amazing collection of exhibits presenting the natural world's evolution of species. It also offers some of the top traveling exhibits seen anywhere and is a must-see attraction for any visitor to Chicago.

The Shedd Aquarium & Oceanarium is one of the the world's largest indoor aquariums with more than 8,000 aquatic animals from around the world.

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The Adler Planetarium is home to more than 35,000 square feet of exhibits. From scale models of the solar system, to ancient astronomical instruments, to interactive adventures, Adler's exhibit galleries provide a passageway for you to explore the universe.

Chicago Disney Store

Chicago Disney Store

Well-known as the location of Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs, there is much more to experience in this exciting area of the city. Watch our video to get a feel for this interesting and diverse Chicago neighborhood.

Chicago has a very vibrant live theater community. Before you make the trip to downtown Chicago, check out our Theatre District video which features the Auditorium Theatre, and get a glimpse of what this hub of Chicago performance arts has to offer. Sit back and enjoy the show!!

Opened in 1889 by famous architects Louis Sullivan and Dankmar Adler, the Auditorium's architectural ingenuity, perfect acoustics, andsight lines became internationally revered. Our short movie is only a taste of what you will experience when you visit the Auditorium Theatre in downtown Chicago, but it should get you in the mood.

This Millennium Park Video presents an overview of the history, attractions, character and excitement of this, Chicago's newest major landmark.

Each year, Lincoln Park Zoo welcomes more than three million visitors, and offers them a remarkable educational experience as well as fun and enjoyment. Our video provides a sample of the sights you will find as well as descriptions of many of the exhibits and attractions.

The stretch of Michigan Avenue known as the Magnificent Mile starts at the Chicago River and runs north, ending at 900 N. Michigan Avenue. It measures almost exactly one mile, hence the origin of half its name. Watch our video and get a feel for the great Chicago landmark.

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Tours of the City of Chicago

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Attractions in Chicago

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Hotels in Chicago

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MileNorth, A Chicago Hotel
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Located in Gold Coast
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$134 you pay $114* Details
The Homestead
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Located in Evanston
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$140* Details
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
4.5
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$173 you pay $155* Details
Best Western River North
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AmericInn Lodge & Suites
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$74* Details
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Navy Pier Videos

Navy Pier isone of the most popular Chicago attractions. It showcases a unique collection of attractions, restaurants andshops in addition to unequaled recreational and exhibition facilities.

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Chicago Field Museum

Chicago Field Museum

Chicago's "Loop" is the city's official downtown area. It includesseveral of Chicago's most well-known buildings, lots ofshopping, andworld-class dining. Let our video give you a glimpse of the many attractions you will find there.

Check out Odyssey Cruises, the most elegant Chicago dining cruise and entertainment destination at Navy Pier with views of the famous Chicago skyline.

Discover Shoreline Water Taxis—the coolest way to reach some of Chicago's hottest attractions! Enjoyeasy connections, fast travel times andfrequent daily departures.

See what it is like to sail a Tall Ship on Lake Michigan in this video. Red Witch is a77-foot, 2-masted topsail schooner with a dramatic crimson red hull. Designed for daily charters, her comfortable cockpit and deck make her a great venue for any Chicago special event.

Seadog Cruises offers a variety of exciting and informative speedboat excursions andarchitectural tours. Our video showcases the truly wet and wild experience that awaits you.

Feast your eyes on our informative video which showcases Chicago Food Planet's many unique walking tours through Chicago's most historic neighborhoods.

Since the summer of 2002, Bobby's Bike Hike has offered aunique perspective on the sights and attractions of Chicago, incorporating quality information, group interaction, and most of all, fun. Tours of Chicago neighborhoods depart three times daily and are ideal for all ages and fitness levels.

Chicago is one of the world's most exciting cities to visit during the holidays. This beautiful & snowy lakefront town truly shines in the winter time. Skating, shopping, andChristmas markets are just some of the amazing activities you'll find here. See them all in our video.

Guests are chauffeured around the city in a stylish coach bus to enjoy a progressive dining experience. Hors d'oeuvres are served at the first restaurant, followed by the main course at a second eatery, and topped off with a sumptuous dessert at a third restaurant.

Chicago City Hall

Chicago City Hall

Shoreline Sightseeing offers architecture cruises on the Chicago River, Skyline Lake Tours on Lake Michigan, and Fireworks Cruises and Water Taxis on both River and Lake routes.

Come and experience the best of Chicago the TASTEBUD way! You will be amazed at the magnificence of Chicago as youtour and taste at famous Chicago restaurants and specialty food shops that are located in some of the city's most interesting spots.

360° Motion Photos

Drive from the Adler Planetarium to the Shedd Aquarium to experience the stunning Chicago skyline at sunrise.

Discover the inner beauty of Chicago with a trip down the Chicago River in motion Motion Panorama.

Experience a windy day on Chicago's lakefront with this time-lapse Motion Panorama.

Experience the hustle and bustle of a shoppers paradise on Michigan Ave.

Explore the ambiance and attractions of Chicago's top tourist destination.

360° Panoramas

Experience beautiful Chicago with this stunning virtual reality gallery. See panoramic views of nine of Chicago's most popular and exciting sightseeing locations right from your computer screen. Each 360-degree photograph allows you to control the direction as well as zoom in or out of the picture. These tours were photographed by Paul Iliffe.

Photo Galleries

Check out these slide show galleries of Chicago's top sights and attractions.