Best landmarks in Chicago

Check out the top landmarks in Chicago, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Wrigley Field
1. Wrigley Field
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138 local reviews
1060 West Addison Street, Chicago
+1 773-404-2827
StadiumPoint of interestEstablishment
Brian...and Bruce, the Coonhound
I'm about three miles directly west of Wrigley Field! A Chicago landmark--and home of the Chicago Cubs! A must…
Gail
Wrigley Field is home to the Cubs baseball team and the park is over 100 years old. A famous Chicago landmark…
Anita
Wrigley Field is home to the Cubs baseball team and the park is over 100 years old. A famous Chicago landmark…
1. Wrigley Field
1. Wrigley Field
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138 local reviews
1060 West Addison Street, Chicago
+1 773-404-2827
Brian...and Bruce, the Coonhound
Brian...and Bruce, the Coonhound
I'm about three miles directly west of Wrigley Field! A Chicago landmark--and home of the Chicago Cubs! A must see when you're in Chicago--a…
Gail
Gail
Wrigley Field is home to the Cubs baseball team and the park is over 100 years old. A famous Chicago landmark. 3 stops south on the Red Line…
Anita
Anita
Wrigley Field is home to the Cubs baseball team and the park is over 100 years old. A famous Chicago landmark.
2. Chicago Cultural Center
2. Chicago Cultural Center
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31 local reviews
78 East Washington Street, Chicago
Open now
(312) 744-6630
Local government officeEstablishment
Patricia
Chicago landmark building from 1897 houses art galleries and a tourist information center.
Ruben
The Chicago Cultural Center, opened in 1897, is a Chicago Landmark building that houses the city's official re…
Jb
Take the metra train (easy ride) to world famous Millennium Park (the bean). The Cultural Center is right acro…
2. Chicago Cultural Center
2. Chicago Cultural Center
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31 local reviews
78 East Washington Street, Chicago
Open now
(312) 744-6630
Patricia
Patricia
Chicago landmark building from 1897 houses art galleries and a tourist information center.
Ruben
Ruben
The Chicago Cultural Center, opened in 1897, is a Chicago Landmark building that houses the city's official reception venue where the Mayor …
Jb
Jb
Take the metra train (easy ride) to world famous Millennium Park (the bean). The Cultural Center is right across the street. Filled with inf…
3. Buckingham Fountain
3. Buckingham Fountain
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25 local reviews
301 South Columbus Drive, Chicago
+1 312-742-7529
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Maggie & Steve
Classic Chicago landmark, Grant Park, one of largest fountains runs April–October with water shows evenings co…
Joe
Buckingham Fountain is a Chicago landmark in the center of Grant Park. Dedicated in 1927, it is one of the lar…
Laura
Buckingham Fountain is a Chicago landmark in the center of Grant Park. Dedicated in 1927, it is one of the lar…
3. Buckingham Fountain
3. Buckingham Fountain
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25 local reviews
301 South Columbus Drive, Chicago
+1 312-742-7529
Maggie & Steve
Maggie & Steve
Classic Chicago landmark, Grant Park, one of largest fountains runs April–October with water shows evenings color-lights shows. Awesome vie…
Joe
Joe
Buckingham Fountain is a Chicago landmark in the center of Grant Park. Dedicated in 1927, it is one of the largest fountains in the world! I…
Laura
Laura
Buckingham Fountain is a Chicago landmark in the center of Grant Park. Dedicated in 1927, it is one of the largest fountains in the world. T…
4. The Green Mill
4. The Green Mill
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59 local reviews
4802 North Broadway Street, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-878-5552
BarNight clubPoint of interest
Skip
This is a historical landmark that used to be the haven of Al Capone and popular during prohibition. It is st…
Liz
Check this place out! Live jazz, vintage interior, Al Capone's old stomping grounds! A historical landmark tha…
Patrick & Kat
Jazz and lots of it at this Uptown landmark, famously an old hangout of Al Capone (who's not, though, around a…
4. The Green Mill
4. The Green Mill
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59 local reviews
4802 North Broadway Street, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-878-5552
Skip
Skip
This is a historical landmark that used to be the haven of Al Capone and popular during prohibition. It is still the best jazz club in town…
Liz
Liz
Check this place out! Live jazz, vintage interior, Al Capone's old stomping grounds! A historical landmark that still has uproarious busines…
Patrick & Kat
Patrick & Kat
Jazz and lots of it at this Uptown landmark, famously an old hangout of Al Capone (who's not, though, around as much as he used to be). Go o…
5. The California Clipper
5. The California Clipper
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30 local reviews
1002 North California Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-384-2547
BarNight clubPoint of interest
Ruben
The California Clipper is a landmark cocktail bar and intimate live music venue with an atmosphere that echoes…
Lori and Agustin
A landmark cocktail bar and intimate live music venue with an atmosphere that echoes another era. Dating back …
Robert
Home of the purple martin ~ Chicago’s only bar with grape soda on the gun
5. The California Clipper
5. The California Clipper
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30 local reviews
1002 North California Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 773-384-2547
Ruben
Ruben
The California Clipper is a landmark cocktail bar and intimate live music venue with an atmosphere that echoes another era.
Lori and Agustin
Lori and Agustin
A landmark cocktail bar and intimate live music venue with an atmosphere that echoes another era. Dating back to the 1930s, the Clipper rank…
Robert
Robert
Home of the purple martin ~ Chicago’s only bar with grape soda on the gun
6. Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
6. Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
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2 local reviews
1401 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-786-1401
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Anthony
Upscale Steak house restaurant, nested in 1905 Chicago Landmark former Engine Company 104 building. Great culi…
Lilly
A great restaurant located in a historically landmarked Firehouse. They are categorized as a steakhouse and k…
Lilly
A great restaurant located in a historically landmarked Firehouse. They are categorized as a steakhouse and k…
6. Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
6. Chicago Firehouse Restaurant
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2 local reviews
1401 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
Closed now
+1 312-786-1401
Anthony
Anthony
Upscale Steak house restaurant, nested in 1905 Chicago Landmark former Engine Company 104 building. Great culinary cocktails and well rounde…
Lilly
Lilly
A great restaurant located in a historically landmarked Firehouse. They are categorized as a steakhouse and known for their on-point servic…
Lilly
Lilly
A great restaurant located in a historically landmarked Firehouse. They are categorized as a steakhouse and known for their on-point servic…
7. Cafe Brauer
7. Cafe Brauer
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3 local reviews
2021 North Stockton Drive, Chicago
+1 312-742-2400
CafeFoodPoint of interest
LuzMa + Alex
Restaurant and official landmark located at the edge of the Lincoln Park Zoo. It was designed by Dwight H. Per…
Nick
Landmark 1900 building in Lincoln Park that has a seasonal patio restaurant.
LuzMa + Alex
Restaurant and official landmark located at the edge of the Lincoln Park Zoo. It was designed by Dwight H. Per…
7. Cafe Brauer
7. Cafe Brauer
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3 local reviews
2021 North Stockton Drive, Chicago
+1 312-742-2400
LuzMa + Alex
LuzMa + Alex
Restaurant and official landmark located at the edge of the Lincoln Park Zoo. It was designed by Dwight H. Perkins and completed in 1908. Be…
Nick
Nick
Landmark 1900 building in Lincoln Park that has a seasonal patio restaurant.
LuzMa + Alex
LuzMa + Alex
Restaurant and official landmark located at the edge of the Lincoln Park Zoo. It was designed by Dwight H. Perkins and completed in 1908. Be…