Conleys Patch Vacations
Gold Coast, Magnificent Mile - River North and Central Station, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Chicago’s center is also filled with interesting places to visit, like Willis Tower and McCormick Place. Don't return to Conleys Patch without a stop at Millennium Park and Hancock Tower.
To gain a deeper understanding of Chicago, take a trip to one of its many cultural destinations. Spend part of the day viewing the exhibits at Driehaus Museum, the Chicago Children's Museum and the Field Museum of Natural History. Culture vultures can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the House of Blues Chicago, Chicago Theater and the Chicago Cultural Center. If you enjoy art, see the exhibits at the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Museum of Contemporary Photography and the National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum.
If you are visiting with kids, load up everyone and go to Navy Pier, Harpo Studios and Skydeck Ledge. Animals lovers will appreciate the incredible animal experiences at the John G. Shedd Aquarium.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Chicago, plan a trip to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. To see the native flora and fauna, drive out to the Northerly Island Park. Enjoy listening to the birds, skim rocks in the shallows and catch some rays at nearby the Ohio Street Beach.
Those with some time to spare in Chicago should go and see the Holy Name Cathedral, Buckingham Fountain and Pritzker Pavilion. Wander back through Chicago’s past by exploring some heritage sites, such as Cloud Gate and the Chicago Water Tower.
Browse the boutiques and treat yourself to a new outfit in a few of the nearby shopping venues such as the Water Tower Place, the Maxwell Street Market and the Chicago Place Mall.
Spend an afternoon high in the stands of UIC Pavilion, cheering on local heroes, the UIC Flames. Make sure to wear indigo blue and flame red, the colors of the UIC Flames.
Finding somewhere comfortable to unpack your bags in Conleys Patch is a breeze. Make reservations for the Congress Plaza Hotel, the Hyatt Regency Chicago, or the Palmer House Hilton.