Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois

17 Mentions on Trippy

78 East Washington Street

Chicago, IL 60602-4801

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(312) 744-6630

  • 3 mentions in What are some nice places for Designers to visit in Chicago?

    • Crystal L.

      Crystal L. said, "...of pink granite in beautiful art deco 1930s style. Plus the view of the sky line from there is THE BEST. Chicago Cultural Center: It's in a repurposed old library and one of my favorite places. It is free to go in..." See More

    • Vince A.

      Vince A. said, "...Hancock skyscraper and/or the observation deck of the Willis Tower (used to be the Sears Tower) for magnificent views. Check the Chicago Cultural Center in the corner of Michigan Ave. and Randolph. They will provide all kinds of maps, brochures and info, but..." See More

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...Architecture: Chicago Cultural Center is a must, it's the former Chicago Public Library, be sure to go up to the 2nd floor to see the Tiffany dome and beautiful mosaic work. There's a 2nd dome that is Healy-Millet, not Tiffany, but still worth..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 3 days in Chicago over July 4th weekend

    • Len K.

      Len K. said, "...It's my recent favorite and does a lot of Mexican infusion. 3) In the loop make sure you go to the Chicago Cultural Center. The building itself is gorgeous and frequently gets overlooked. They have rotating exhibits there. 4) As cheesy as..." See More

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...work, they are time restricted). See if there's a free concert at Millennium Park. Take an instragreeter tour starting at the Chicago Cultural Center. The big fireworks along the lakefront was cancelled a few years back but Navy Pier has them on..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Cheap Fun Activities in Chicago

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...of those are limited to Illinois residents nowadays. Check out the Christkindlmarket Chicago which is free, have a wander through the Chicago Cultural Center which is free and a beautiful building. Zoo Lights is a good suggestion since it's free, stop by RJ..." See More

    • Lori E.

      Lori E. said, "...Yes to Pequod's Pizza! Also, check out what's going on at the Chicago Cultural Center. Its a great way to see some of the cultural offerings in Chicago without breaking the bank. If you are a teacher or student - read on!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Chicago?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...Maggie Daley Park - totally free and a beautiful spot near the lake to walk around for hours. Stop by the Chicago Cultural Center for a free view of the world's largest Tiffany stained-glass dome. Nearby is the The Art Institute of Chicago..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do in Chicago during the winter?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...of places to ice skate and most look to be open until at least the beginning of March. Check out the Chicago Cultural Center, not only is it a fabulous building with a Tiffany dome, it also houses a tourist information office...." See More

  • 1 mention in Advice on length of trip to Chicago regarding architecture & jazz spots

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...They also have a variety of walking tours. There are plenty of spots you can also visit on your own, the Chicago Cultural Center is a stunning building, a former Chicago Public Library, there are two stained glass domes, one a Tiffany and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Labor Day weekend in Chicago?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...a variety of walking tours. The Chicago History Museum is a great place to learn about the history of Chicago. The Chicago Cultural Center has a tourist office and they also have instagreeter tours in addition to the regular Chicago Greeter program. Renting..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best hidden gems in Chicago?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...pizza, my two favorites are Lou Malnati's Pizzeria (multiple locations) or Giordano's (multiple locations), neither are hidden gems Stop by the Chicago Cultural Center, the building is the old Chicago Public Library and the interior is fabulous, especially the staircase and Tiffany..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun stuff

    • Vince A.

      Vince A. said, "...Malnati's Pizzeria or Pizzeria UNO or Pizzeria Due or Gino's East) and don't miss a Chicago Hot Dog. Stop at the Chicago Cultural Center on Randolph and Lake and pick up maps, brochures and info of the city and events suited for tourists...." See More

  • 1 mention in Looking for things to do in Chicago, IL?

    • Jordan M.

      Jordan M. said, "...at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, and at Cloud Gate (The Bean)! A minute's walk from that, at the Chicago Cultural Center (78 East Washington Street) you and your son can catch free art exhibitions (sculpture, painting, multimedia), and admire the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Chicago: Is Navy Pier, the Bean, and Willis Tower really worth seeing?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...I like the Bean, it's a great spot to take photographs. Pop across the street into the Chicago Cultural Center, it's a cool old building, on the 2nd level there's a beautiful Tiffany dome and there's also a tourist info center and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Non touristy weekend in Chicago suggestions?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...- plus you can grab food at the brewpub. Other not-so-touristy stops are checking out the world's largest Tiffany's dome at Chicago Cultural Center, taking in some blues at Buddy Guy's Legends, or venturing out the the Garfield Park Conservatory Enjoy!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Suggestions on nightlife, food and/or anything else

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...seeing something at the Shakespeare Theater or going on a Lake cruise). Maybe you'd enjoy live theater or live music? The Chicago Cultural Center is a great place to start, there's a tourism office in the building and it's one of the coolest..." See More