As one of the largest cities in the United States, Chicago is a must-see location with its bold architecture, iconic skyline, and renowned historic and scientific attractions. You and your students will love your tour of Chicago, and return home with memories that will be cherished forever. So, what are you waiting for? Pack those bags and set off on the trip of a lifetime to the Windy City!
Visit Millennium Park and the Bean
You can’t say you’ve visited Chicago unless you’ve seen the Bean! Located downtown in Millennium Park, this unique sculpture was unveiled in 2004. Along with experiencing this striking public art piece in person, your group will have the chance to wind down and enjoy the fresh air in beautiful Millennium Park.
See the Blue Man Group
Who doesn’t know and love these three quirky blue men? This will absolutely be the highlight of your students’ trip. They’ll be laughing, they’ll be singing along with the music, they’ll be dancing in their seats! Audience participation is a huge part of these shows, so get ready to be put in the spotlight. This performance is the perfect opportunity for your students to forget their daily stresses and enjoy a well-deserved break from their studies.
The Skydeck Chicago
At the Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower, your group can experience the city and the surrounding area from a whole new perspective. Once you get to the top, 1,353 feet in the air, you’ll have breathtaking views of up to four states from the glass balcony. Imagine how amazing it will feel to have the whole city at your feet!
The Museum of Science and Industry
The Museum of Science and Industry is considered to be the largest science center in the Western Hemisphere. It offers a wide variety of permanent exhibitions, ranging from submarines to genetics to the physics of sound. Your students are bound to find something that inspires them!
The Shedd Aquarium and Aquatic Show
The Shedd Aquarium is the perfect place for your students to discover the wonders of the aquatic world. The exhibits will bring them face to face with animals from all over the world, originating from oceans, rivers, and even lakes. This is an ideal opportunity for your group to relax while learning about the importance of wildlife and habitat conservation. Oh, and don’t forget the Aquatic Show, which introduces guests to animals like beluga whales, penguins, and even Pacific white-sided dolphins!
Dinner Cruise with a DJ on Lake Michigan
What better way to spend an evening than dancing the night away on the waters of Lake Michigan? Your students will create unforgettable memories as they enjoy a delicious dinner while being entertained by a professional DJ. Few people can say they’ve had the pleasure of jamming out to their favorite tunes while taking in the gorgeous Chicago skyline!
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