Chicago - South Loop & Near South Side (PDF Chapter)
What you’ll see when you come to the South Loop, where the Field Museum, the Shedd Aquarium and Adler Planetarium sit side by side on the lakeshore – is a whole lot of shiny newness.
- size up Sue the T-rex, the towering totem poles and magnificent mummies at the Field Museum of Natural History, one of the world’s foremost scientific research institutions
- walk or cycle around the wild, grassy island of Northerly Island and check out the animal life en route
- view the stars and learn about asteroids inside Adler Planetarium, then take in brilliant city skyline vistas outside
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sports & Activities and Family-Friendly South Loop.
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