The Place to Find the Best Things to Do with Kids in the Chicago Area.
As a Chicago-area mom, I have been researching and exploring the best places in the city and suburbs to visit with kids. Below find the Ultimate list of Things to do with Kids in Chicago. I cover the best museums, parks, zoos, and more. All the family fun ideas you need.
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Holidays In Chicago with Kids
Where to find the Best Chicago Christmas Light Festivals, Displays & Drive Thurs 2022
Chicago Area Museums
There are so many great museums in Chicago. Get inspired to visit them with these guides to all the leading museums in the city & suburbs.
Want to save some money on your visits to Chicago?
If you plan to go to more than one museum consider getting a bundle package through City Pass. You can save up to 50% off and get VIP admission to several locations which are awesome with kids. No Lines!
Check out City Pass and see if their 9-day bundle will work for you. Get all the details in How to Save Money with Chicago CityPASS
Chicago Area Zoos
Seasonal Fun – Make sure to visit the Halloween Events at both Zoos and Holiday Lights this season. Learn more about these events in the articles below.
Amusement Parks in Chicago Area
Ultimate Family Guide to Six Flag Great America – How to Save Money and Easy Tips for a Great Day Out –
Make sure to Check out their fun Halloween Events and New Holiday in the Park Event. Six Flags transforms the entire park for the holiday and it’s amazing to see. Make sure to check it out!
Best Parks in Chicago with Kids
I am always exploring with my kids new great locations in Chicago. Do you have one I should visit and share? Please let me know in the comments.
More Great Travel Destinations
Just looking for a weekend getaway with the family from Chicago? Find out the 10 Best Weekend Getaways from Chicago. Great destinations all over the Midwest your family will love.
Coming soon- Chicago Botanical Gardens, Cantigny Park, Bison’s Bluff Park (awesome playground in Schaumburg). Make sure to check back for these and more exciting locations for families.