Firmly established as a public park by the early 1900s, Grant Park is today Chicago’s preeminent green space. Often described as Chicago’s version of NYC's Central Park, Grant Park houses numerous museums, gardens, and major attractions. Visit the Museum Campus—comprised of the Adler Planetarium, Field Museum of Natural History, Shedd Aquarium, and more—Maggie Daley Park, Millennium Park, Buckingham Fountain, and The Art Institute of Chicago. Petrillo Music Shell is a destination for concerts, festivals, and other events.
Grant Park is a highlight on numerous Chicago tours, including hop-on hop-off bus, Segway, bike, and walking tours. Save time by booking tickets to its museums in advance of your travels.