8. Chicago CityPASS®: Save 50% on 5 Top Attractions
Take in incredible views, fascinating science, world-class art, and more with Chicago CityPASS® tickets that include premium admission to Chicago’s top attractions and save travelers 50% off the price of the same tickets purchased separately.
The CityPASS system is simple. Simply present your mobile (or printed) ticket to be scanned at any 2 of the 5 attractions for entry.
What exactly can you experience with the CityPASS ticket? One-stop is the Shedd Aquarium, where you can see otters, lizards, whales, and dolphins – and much, much more. Shedd Aquarium is home to more than 32,000 animals, housed under one octagonal dome.
You can also take in breathtaking views at Skydeck, which stands 1,353 feet above the city. The Field Museum is on the list too, home of “Sue” the world’s largest T. Rex.
This pass includes prepaid admission to 5 must-see attractions:
1. Shedd Aquarium
From angelfish to zebra sharks, meet 32,000 animals from aquatic habitats around the world at Chicago’s “must-sea” destination! See penguins fly through chilly waters, dolphins leap high in the air, monkeys scamper through rainforest trees, and stingrays swim below your feet.
You’ll have all-access priority admission including permanent exhibits, animal presentations, special exhibit, and Stingray Touch (seasonal), plus a 4-D Experience.
2. Field Museum
See the world’s wonders! Visit an ancient Egyptian tomb with 23 mummies, explore over 10,000 years of Chinese history and culture, and “Sue” the world’s largest T. Rex dinosaur.
You’ll get an All-Access Pass (admission to all permanent and regularly-priced ticketed exhibitions, and your choice of one digital 3D film). Film selection subject to availability. Additional charges may apply for specially ticketed exhibitions outside of the All-Access Pass.
3. Skydeck Chicago
(Reopening Spring 2021)
Atop the Willis Tower, Skydeck, invites intrepid visitors to step onto The Ledge, four glass boxes jutting out from the observatory.
Situated at 1,353 feet (412 meters), the boxes provide a jaw-dropping view of 103 stories above the city. Includes expedited Entry to Willis Tower’s 103rd floor. Your ticket includes expedited entrance to the Skydeck as well as to The Ledge.
4. Your choice of 2 from the following attractions:
4.1 Art Institute of Chicago
Travel the globe through galleries featuring the art of ancient Greece, Japan, Africa, and the Americas. The museum also has one of the largest Impressionist collections outside France and features classic artists like Van Gough and Georges Seurat.
You’ll get Fast Pass Admission to the permanent collection and non-ticketed special exhibitions; including an audio tour.
4.2 Museum of Science and Industry
Learn about the science of storms, tour a real World War II German submarine, and run on a human-sized hamster wheel. Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry is the largest in the Western hemisphere. Includes museum entry, plus one timed-entry experience.
4.3 360 CHICAGO Observation Deck
Experience magnificent views of Chicago’s skyline, beaches, and historic waterfront from 1000 feet up. Includes express entry admission.