Hyde Park, IL

Chicago
Chicago Museum of Science and Industry
Art and history abound in this architecturally impressive and leafy neighborhood between Washington Park and the shores of Lake Michigan.

Find superb architecture, art galleries and museums on a visit to Hyde Park, a charming lakeshore neighborhood. The park was the setting for the 1893 World’s Fair: Columbian Exposition. The area is the home of the University of Chicago and the location of Barack Obama’s family residence. It’s also a neighborhood filled with glorious parks, elegant gardens and urban beaches.

Stroll through the campus of the University of Chicago. Among its many attractive landmarks are the Gothic-style Bond Chapel and Rockefeller Memorial Chapel. Take a guided tour of the Prairie-style Frederick C. Robie House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The Court Theatre is a venue for innovative productions and interpretations of classic plays.

Dedicate time to visit the campus museums. The Smart Museum of Art is a showcase of American, Asian and European art. See works by avant-garde artists, such as Henri Matisse, at The Renaissance Society. Archeological artifacts from ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia are among the highlights of the Oriental Institute Museum.

Visitors of all ages will enjoy exploring airplanes, a coal mine, a Mars Rover and submarines at the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry. This is a good starting point for touring the green and watery Jackson Park. Find peace at the Garden of the Phoenix Japanese garden on the park’s Wooded Island. Follow summertime crowds to the sandy shores of 57th Street Beach and 63rd Street Beach.

Enjoy more greenery at Midway Plaisance Park. Gardens bloom in vivid colors in summer and an ice rink provides recreational fun in winter. Join locals for a picnic and lake views at Promontory Point.

Spend a day at the children’s playgrounds, sports fields and sprawling lawns of Washington Park. Within the park is the DuSable Museum of African American History. Study the lifelike sculpted figures of the Fountain of Time.

Hyde Park is about 7 miles (11 kilometers) south of The Loop–Downtown. Trains travel at regular intervals between the neighborhood and Van Buren Street station.


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The Whitehall Hotel
The Whitehall Hotel
4 out of 5
105 E Delaware Pl, Chicago, IL, 60611
The price is $84 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
$84
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Dec 12 - Dec 13
Stay at this 4-star boutique hotel in Chicago. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and a fitness center. Our guests praise the clean rooms and the overall value in our ...
3.9/5 Good! (3,163 reviews)
"For our anniversary we wanted to stay downtown and the Whitehall was in the perfect location, Rush & Delaware."

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2022

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Congress Plaza Hotel
Congress Plaza Hotel
3.5 out of 5
520 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60605
The price is $107 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$107
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Dec 4 - Dec 5
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Chicago. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 restaurants, and 2 bars/lounges. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
3.7/5 Good! (3,840 reviews)
"Amazing view and perfect walking perfect location to best sites. Amazing view"

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2022

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Eurostars Magnificent Mile
Eurostars Magnificent Mile
4 out of 5
660 North State Street, Chicago, IL, 60654
The price is $110 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$110
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Dec 4 - Dec 5
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4.1/5 Very Good! (1,857 reviews)
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Reviewed on Nov 24, 2022

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CitizenM Chicago Downtown
CitizenM Chicago Downtown
4 out of 5
80 East Wacker Place, Chicago, IL, 60601
The price is $94 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
$94
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Dec 4 - Dec 5
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Chicago. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and a fitness center. Popular attractions Millennium Park and Navy Pier are ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (86 reviews)
"Clean, comfortable, fresh, and very helpful staff."

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2022

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River Hotel
River Hotel
4 out of 5
75 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, 60601
The price is $87 per night from Dec 25 to Dec 26
$87
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Dec 25 - Dec 26
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Chicago. Enjoy free WiFi, room service, and a fitness center. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,554 reviews)
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Reviewed on Nov 25, 2022

River Hotel
Club Quarters Hotel, Central Loop, Chicago
Club Quarters Hotel, Central Loop, Chicago
4 out of 5
111 West Adams Street, Chicago, IL, 60603
The price is $87 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
$87
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Dec 18 - Dec 19
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Chicago. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and room service. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (1,979 reviews)
Great location, friendly and helpful staff
"Have stayed at this hotel several times because of huge location - within walking distance of the train station as well as several Tube stops, Blue Line to the airport, Art Institute, etc. Front desk staff were very friendly and helpful. The only downsides were that we really couldn’t get th room ..."

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2022

Club Quarters Hotel, Central Loop, Chicago
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