The 26 Best Things To Do in Chicago with Kids


Chicago’s world-famous architecture and cultural offerings make it one of the most popular cities in the U.S., but locals will tell you that Chicago is also a great place to live or travel to with kids.

Sure, children and parents alike love the deep-dish pizza, but the Windy City offers everything from top-notch kid-centric theater productions to one of the world’s largest aquariums. It’s also a relatively easy city to navigate with kids, especially because many of the main attractions are concentrated in Chicago’s downtown.

To highlight everything that Chicago has to offer, Curbed Chicago scoured the streets to find the 26 best activities for parents and children of all ages. 

Click here to check out #6, The 606 Trail (pictured above) and all the others on the list.