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You’ll need to go off the beaten path to uncover some of Chicago’s best kept secrets. Luckily, you have a tour guide. Take a look at some of our favorite under-the-radar finds in our diverse neighborhoods.

Lost Lake

Go off the grid

Get the inside scoop on Chicago's most one-of-a-kind stops for a trip that's anything but ordinary.

Museum of Science and Industry

Museum like a local

Chicago is known for our major museums. But these offbeat spots and their quirky collections are well worth a trip outside downtown.

Uptown Cabaret

Head for the fringe

Be mesmerized by avant-garde performances at underground venues.

Monnie Burke’s

Hang with the locals

Explore the city's hippest neighborhoods, where you'll find everything from larger-than-life murals to hole-in-the-wall bars.

Glamping at The Gwen Hotel

Sleep unique

If you're into extraordinary over ordinary when it comes to where you stay, Chicago’s unique hotels are going to make it hard to leave.


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