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The windy city boasts iconic skylines and great culture

Midwest meets world-class in the northern region of Illinois, anchored by Chicago, where one can explore everything from the Magnificent Mile to Navy Pier.

See Chicago's famous skyline from the John Hancock Observatory. Explore more than 800 exhibits at the Museum of Science and Industry, the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere. The second-largest art museum in the U.S., the Art Institute of Chicago is home to more than 300,000 works of art.

You'll find world-class shopping, dining and entertainment throughout the Magnificent Mile area. Located on the 103rd floor of the Willis Tower, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, the Skydeck Chicago’s Ledge’s glass boxes jut out from the side of the skyscraper, offering unparalleled views of Chicago and four neighboring states.

Located in the heart of the city, the free Lincoln Park Zoo features an ape house, a children’s zoo and rides on an old-fashioned carousel.

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