Re: Weekend in Chicago. What to do?
my daughter and her family live there. we go all the time.
an architectural tour for sure, art institute (there's a new modern wing), field museum, museum of science and industry, millinium park w/ the bean, 2nd city improv is a must for comedy (although, i don't know how old your daughter is), billy goat tavern, smoque on pulaski ave. for bbq, one of rick bayless' restaurants (frontera), visit frank lloyd wright and hemingway homes in oak park, green mill jazz club where al capone used to hang out, navy pier ferris wheel, lincoln park zoo, hike the lakefront, shopping on michigan avenue ..these are some highlights. lots of great theater in chicago also.