Best missions in Chicago

Check out the top missions in Chicago, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Chicago Cultural Center
1. Chicago Cultural Center
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32 local reviews
78 East Washington Street, Chicago
Closed now
(312) 744-6630
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Scott and Mindy
The enormous Tiffany dome is a stunner, while the galleries always have a good show going on. Free admission…
Ruben
The Chicago Cultural Center, opened in 1897, is a Chicago Landmark building that houses the city's official re…
April
FREE admission! The center hosts rotating art exhibits but if anything go inside to see the ridiculously beaut…
1. Chicago Cultural Center
1. Chicago Cultural Center
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32 local reviews
78 East Washington Street, Chicago
Closed now
(312) 744-6630
Scott and Mindy
Scott and Mindy
The enormous Tiffany dome is a stunner, while the galleries always have a good show going on. Free admission.
Ruben
Ruben
The Chicago Cultural Center, opened in 1897, is a Chicago Landmark building that houses the city's official reception venue where the Mayor …
April
April
FREE admission! The center hosts rotating art exhibits but if anything go inside to see the ridiculously beautiful Tiffany dome ceilings.
2. Lincoln Park Zoo
2. Lincoln Park Zoo
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112 local reviews
2001 North Clark Street, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-742-2000
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Lins
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 18…
Ruben
Lincoln Park Zoo is a 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 1868, m…
Laura
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 18…
2. Lincoln Park Zoo
2. Lincoln Park Zoo
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112 local reviews
2001 North Clark Street, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-742-2000
Lins
Lins
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it among the oldest…
Ruben
Ruben
Lincoln Park Zoo is a 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it among the oldest of z…
Laura
Laura
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it among the oldest…
3. The Art Institute of Chicago
3. The Art Institute of Chicago
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133 local reviews
111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-443-3600
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Brodi
General admission is free to Illinois residents every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. throughout the year. Kid…
Val
Enjoy free admission to our amazing local museums on these dates: Adler Planetarium September 12-16 October 1…
Eric
One of the premier art museums in the world, you could spend days here perusing the art of global cultures. W…
3. The Art Institute of Chicago
3. The Art Institute of Chicago
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133 local reviews
111 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-443-3600
Brodi
Brodi
General admission is free to Illinois residents every Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. throughout the year. Kids under 14 are free, too!
Val
Val
Enjoy free admission to our amazing local museums on these dates: Adler Planetarium September 12-16 October 10 (Columbus Day) November 11 (…
Eric
Eric
One of the premier art museums in the world, you could spend days here perusing the art of global cultures. Worth the price of admission fo…
4. Adler Planetarium
4. Adler Planetarium
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24 local reviews
1300 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-922-7827
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Tony
Though it’s staffed by world-class researchers at the forefront of their field, the museum’s real draw will al…
Anthony
You’ll have to travel to the outermost tip of Museum Campus to visit the Adler Planetarium, but the journey se…
Rob
The Adler Planetarium is a public museum dedicated to the study of astronomy and astrophysics. It was founded …
4. Adler Planetarium
4. Adler Planetarium
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24 local reviews
1300 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-922-7827
Tony
Tony
Though it’s staffed by world-class researchers at the forefront of their field, the museum’s real draw will always be the virtual-reality tr…
Anthony
Anthony
You’ll have to travel to the outermost tip of Museum Campus to visit the Adler Planetarium, but the journey seems appropriate considering th…
Rob
Rob
The Adler Planetarium is a public museum dedicated to the study of astronomy and astrophysics. It was founded in 1930 by Chicago business le…
5. Garfield Park Conservatory
5. Garfield Park Conservatory
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37 local reviews
300 North Central Park Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
(312) 746-5100
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Carla
One of the world's largest indoor conservatories... it's AMAZING. Extensive outdoor gardens as well. Take th…
Kate
Gorgeous green house and park lands, free admission, or donate, very close to my house.
Robert
An urban get away where you can find many foreign species of plants, trees and flowers.
5. Garfield Park Conservatory
5. Garfield Park Conservatory
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37 local reviews
300 North Central Park Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
(312) 746-5100
Carla
Carla
One of the world's largest indoor conservatories... it's AMAZING. Extensive outdoor gardens as well. Take the pink line to the loop & tran…
Kate
Kate
Gorgeous green house and park lands, free admission, or donate, very close to my house.
Robert
Robert
An urban get away where you can find many foreign species of plants, trees and flowers.
6. National Museum of Mexican Art
6. National Museum of Mexican Art
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24 local reviews
1852 West 19th Street, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-738-1503
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Miranda
Generally free admission to this super awesome neighborhood museum.
Ruben
The National Museum of Mexican Art is a museum which features Mexican, Latino, and Chicano art and culture. Th…
Matt
Incredible institution that features Mexican, Latino, and Chicano art and culture. The museum is the only Lati…
6. National Museum of Mexican Art
6. National Museum of Mexican Art
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24 local reviews
1852 West 19th Street, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-738-1503
Miranda
Miranda
Generally free admission to this super awesome neighborhood museum.
Ruben
Ruben
The National Museum of Mexican Art is a museum which features Mexican, Latino, and Chicano art and culture. The museum was founded in 1982 b…
Matt
Matt
Incredible institution that features Mexican, Latino, and Chicano art and culture. The museum is the only Latino museum accredited by the Am…
7. Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University
7. Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University
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2 local reviews
40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston
Closed now
+1 847-491-4000
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Patricia
The Block Museum is Northwestern University’s art museum. The Block is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative …
Gaylon
Ever changing calendar of art and photography exhibits coupled with a cinema art house. Admission to the galle…
Patricia
The Block Museum is Northwestern University’s art museum. The Block is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative …
7. Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University
7. Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University
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2 local reviews
40 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston
Closed now
+1 847-491-4000
Patricia
Patricia
The Block Museum is Northwestern University’s art museum. The Block is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative teaching and learning resource…
Gaylon
Gaylon
Ever changing calendar of art and photography exhibits coupled with a cinema art house. Admission to the galleries is free, film screenings …
Patricia
Patricia
The Block Museum is Northwestern University’s art museum. The Block is a dynamic, imaginative, and innovative teaching and learning resource…
8. John Hancock Center
8. John Hancock Center
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48 local reviews
875 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
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Dave & Tracy
Skip the $20 admission to the viewing deck and head straight to the Signature Room for a cocktail - located on…
Michael
Great views of Chicago skyline. Free admission.
J & S
Walking Distance!
8. John Hancock Center
8. John Hancock Center
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48 local reviews
875 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Dave & Tracy
Dave & Tracy
Skip the $20 admission to the viewing deck and head straight to the Signature Room for a cocktail - located only one floor lower than the to…
Michael
Michael
Great views of Chicago skyline. Free admission.
J & S
J & S
Walking Distance!