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See why the Art Institute of Chicago is the only museum in the world to be top-ranked by TripAdvisor four years in a row! Experience the greatest Impressionist collection outside Paris, and view contemporary masterpieces in the spectacular Modern...more
While visiting the museum we were able to see the John Singer Sargent Exhibit and it was very nice, I wish I had heard more about the actual life of Sargent, was he married, did he have children? The history of the artist always intrigues...More
Fantastic lay out with many of the famous pieces you have heard about or seen pictures of on display and easily viewed. Open floor plan did not feel crowded at all. The Impressionist wing was outstanding. Need to go back for the Medieval weapons and...More
I have been to the Art Institute many many times. On a recent trip to Chicago, I introduced two friends to it. I was once again impressed with the Impressionists and the Thorne Rooms, and the armor exhibit is much improved. Don’t miss it! This...More
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a good starting point to sample the city's energy and flavor. This central business district boasts Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
the most iconic landmarks in the city. A stunning skyline coupled with cultural attractions like the Art Institute of Chicago present a Downtown where work and play peacefully coexist.