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Plan Your Visit to Adler Planetarium
The Adler Planetarium of Chicago was the first planetarium in the western hemisphere, opening its doors to the public on May 12th, 1930. But, nearly 90 years later, the Adler Planetarium remains on the cutting edge of innovation, incorporating interactive displays into ints exhibits while playing mind-blowing films that take you above and beyond the stars via stellar 30 minute space adventures.
Everything You Need to Know to Visit 360 Chicago
Most major cities have observation decks where people can see over the tallest skyscrapers and beyond. But 360 Chicago isn’t just an observation deck. Stretching 1,000 feet above Magnificent Mile, 360 Chicago is at the top of one of the tallest buildings in the country, has the fastest elevators in North America, and is one of the oldest skyscrapers in the world with 100 or more stories.
Exploring Skydeck Chicago at Night
Skydeck Chicago is not just a tourist attraction; it's a destination that offers a unique perspective of the city. Whether you're a local or a visitor, the experience of gazing out at the city's twinkling lights and the calm expanse of Lake Michigan is mesmerizing. From the Instagram-worthy views to the romantic atmosphere, a visit to Skydeck at night is an unforgettable experience.
7 Fun Facts About the Doane Observatory at Adler Planetarium
The Doane Observatory, with its newly re-assembled telescope, is not just an observatory but a gateway to the universe. Its commitment to education and public engagement, combined with its advanced technological capabilities, makes it a fascinating subject for those eager to learn more about astronomy. So, let's dive into the world of this extraordinary observatory and uncover some intriguing facts that contribute to its allure.
Shedd Aquarium Sharks Exhibits: What You Should Know
Shedd Aquarium in Chicago is a marvel for marine life enthusiasts, and its Wild Reef section, featuring a stunning array of sharks, is a must-visit. The Shedd Aquarium sharks are not only a major attraction but also an essential part of the aquarium's ecosystem and conservation efforts. Let's dive into the world of these magnificent creatures and explore what makes them so fascinating.
Exploring the Best Photo Spots in Chicago
Whether you're capturing the city's sweeping urban landscapes or its intimate, charming corners, there's a photo op around every street corner. We'll guide you through the seven best photo spots in Chicago that locals and visitors love, so you can come away from your adventure in the Windy City with beautiful memories (and the photos to prove it).