Museum of Science & Industry
Geek out at the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere. Highlights include a WWII German U-boat nestled in an underground...
Of the numerous buildings that Frank Lloyd Wright designed around Chicago, none is more famous or influential than Robie House. Because...
Garden of the Phoenix
The enchanted Garden of the Phoenix floats in Jackson Park . Birds flit through the sunlight, turtles swim in the lagoons, and stone-cut...
Jimmy's Woodlawn Tap
Many of the geniuses of our age have killed brain cells right here in the Woodlawn Tap (also known as Jimmy's for the longtime owner)....
The menu of thin-crust pizzas, sandwiches and salads draws U of C students to this colorful cafe and bakery. For breakfast, try the...
1501 E 57th St · interesting places nearby
This leading store for used books can get you just about any title ever published. Shelf after heaving shelf prop up the well-arranged stock. Staff sometimes put a box of free books outside by the entrance. They may be semi-tattered or in a foreign language, but then again, you may find a treasure to take away.