Harbor Square Vacations
To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Chicago, spread your wings and discover surrounding areas like Magnificent Mile - River North, Central Station, and Chicago.
Spend some time in the center of Chicago. Take the chance to visit Willis Tower and McCormick Place. If you have enough time, be sure to check out Millennium Park and Hancock Tower before heading back to Harbor Square.
Harbor Square has a number of museums and theaters within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Walk through the exhibits and savor the quiet atmosphere of the Field Museum of Natural History, the Glessner House Museum and the Bridgehouse and Chicago River Museum. Culture vultures will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the House of Blues Chicago, Chicago Theater and the Chicago Cultural Center. Often talked about galleries, include the Museum of Contemporary Photography and the National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum.
If you are looking for things to do in Harbor Square with children, enjoy all the fun and discoveries at Skydeck Ledge. Admire many kinds of fascinating creatures at the John G. Shedd Aquarium.
If the sun is out, follow the locals and make the most of the local natural destinations. To discover the native flora and fauna, head out to the Northerly Island Park.
Visitors looking for interesting places to visit in and around Chicago will not want to miss out on Buckingham Fountain, Pritzker Pavilion and Aon Center. History buffs will enjoy spending a few hours at Cloud Gate.
To shop for local fashion or enjoy a light meal, visit the Maxwell Street Market.
Sports lovers vacationing in Harbor Square should head to nearby UIC Pavilion to see the UIC Flames in action. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some indigo blue and flame red, the colors of the UIC Flames.
At the end of a day exploring the streets of Harbor Square, stay the night at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Congress Plaza Hotel, the Hyatt Regency Chicago and the Palmer House Hilton are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.