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Chicago Shopping Guide

Treat yourself to upscale retail therapy at the luxurious flagships on the Magnificent Mile or hunt for the best deals at Chicago’s mega-malls and name-brand outlets. Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park is the perfect homebase for a shopping experience to remember.

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Water Tower Place

Water Tower Place has over 100 stores, an eight-story mall, playhouse, restaurants, bars, cafes and entertainment venues. Learn all about your favorite teams at the Chicago Sports Museum and pick up gifts at top retailers.

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Shops at North Bridge

You’ll find all the well-known brands at this stylish six-block center in the Michigan Avenue District, with a mix of jewelry, apparel and cosmetics, plus 20 restaurants. Nordstrom anchors the four-level shopping area with 50 brands.

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Macy’s State Street

Pause your shopping to peruse the Tiffany vaulted ceiling and 17-foot Burnham fountain at this 13-story iconic 1907 building on the National Historic Register. Take a small-group tour, then grab a snack at the ornate, Victorian-era Walnut Room, a landmark restaurant.

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Fashion Outlets of Chicago

Get designer deals for less at this chic outlet center just next to O’Hare International Airport. It’s the only two-story outlet mall in the Midwest, housing 130 stores. Shop high-profile brands and enjoy a selection of delicious snacks.

Explore More of Chicago

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Chicago Museum & Culture Guide

Explore Chicago’s many illustrious cultural institutions. Choose your topic—science, art, nature, industry, history—and match it to one of the Windy City’s can’t-miss attractions.

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Chicago Parks Guide

Take your choice of 600 city parks—from neighborhood nooks to lakeside retreats. Cycle, stroll, play sports and take advantage of endless cultural events.

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Chicago Theater Guide

Take in award-winning dramas, cabarets, musicals or comedies, or go to the ballet or opera. You’ll be treated to some of the country’s best performances.

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