Many of Chicago’s attractions can be found near to Irondale, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. The Bronzeville Children's Museum and Auburn Park are amongst the popular places to discover here. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find close by Irondale are Osaka Garden and Midway Plaisance.
Spend some time in the heart of Chicago. Enjoy Willis Tower and McCormick Place. If you have enough time, be sure to visit Millennium Park and Hancock Tower before heading back to Irondale.
To better understand Chicago, head to one of its museums and theaters. Spend a few hours of browsing the exhibits at the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry, the Oriental Institute Museum and the DuSable Museum of African-American History. Head to the Smart Museum of Art, to get your fix of art.
If the weather is good, do what the locals do and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Have a break in one of the local parks and gardens, which include Washington Park.
See local heroes, the Chicago White Sox take on the competition in their home stadium, the nearby US Cellular Field. The stadium also offers fascinating backstage tours, giving visitors a chance to learn about the stadium’s operations and about current and past local heroes.
When you’re ready to slow down after discovering the charming streets of Irondale, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, the Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago and the Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.