While staying in Streeterville, why not spend a few hours sightseeing in surrounding neighborhoods like Gold Coast, Magnificent Mile - River North and Chicago.
Chicago’s heart is also filled with interesting places to visit, like Willis Tower and McCormick Place. Before heading back to Streeterville, also visit Millennium Park and Hancock Tower.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Spend a quiet afternoon discovering the exhibits at the Chicago History Museum, Driehaus Museum and the Chicago Children's Museum. Book in for a live performance at the House of Blues Chicago, Chicago Theater and Second City. If you love everything to do with art, see the local artwork and other exhibits at the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Museum of Contemporary Photography and the Loyola University Museum of Art.
Get active with the kids at Navy Pier, Harpo Studios and Skydeck Ledge. Bring your whole family to a trip to the John G. Shedd Aquarium, and see some fascinating creatures.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. If you are up for a walk take the family to a beach, such as the North Avenue Beach and the Ohio Street Beach.
Holiday makers visiting the Streeterville area should go and see Buckingham Fountain, the Holy Name Cathedral and Aon Center. Brush up on Chicago’s history by visiting Cloud Gate and the Chicago Water Tower.
See what is in fashion locally and spoil yourself with a new wardrobe at popular nearby shopping venues such as the Water Tower Place and the Chicago Place Mall.
If you have a passion for sports, you'll love seeing local legends, the UIC Flames, take to the field in nearby UIC Pavilion. On match days follow the river of indigo blue and flame red, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
After enjoying the charms of Streeterville, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks be sure to check out the Congress Plaza Hotel, the Hyatt Regency Chicago, and the popular Palmer House Hilton.