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Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

233 S. Wacker Drive, Entrance on Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60606-7147
+1 312-875-9447
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Breakfast in the Sky: Early Access to Skydeck of Willis Tower in Chicago
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No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and The Ledge at Skydeck Chicago! Treat yourself to a "one stop Chicago" experience on your journey to the 103rd floor. Enjoy 360-degree views spanning up to 50 miles and 4 states and our most spectacular view - 1,353 feet straight down! "Dare to Stand Out" on The Ledge - glass balconies extending 4.3 Feet outside the building provide a thrilling, once in a lifetime experience!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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233 S. Wacker Drive, Entrance on Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60606-7147
Downtown / The Loop
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+1 312-875-9447
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Reviewed yesterday

The Willis tower is a tedious system of lines. We were fortunate enough to buy Fast Passes ahead of time (it didn't do too much because we went on a Friday morning and it was nearly empty). But they stop you every 10 feet for...More

Thank SeacoastSally
Reviewed yesterday

I had the amazing opportunity to have a private dinner on the Skydeck and viewed the city and its beauty at night, I highly recommend this. You can look on their website for more info and details.

Thank vickir0se
Reviewed yesterday

Attended a party in the Willis Tower on the floor below the Skydeck and went up to the Skydeck, Awesome at night!!!!

Thank TBassingDavis
Reviewed yesterday

They’ve changed the entrance to the tower since I last visited- you now go to the main entrance to the tower, down two escalators to the ticket desk. After having your tickets and bags checked there’s quite a lot of interesting facts about the tower...More

1  Thank BobBonHere
Reviewed yesterday

The Skydeck Chicago provides fantastic views of Chicago city as well as to the coastline. There is a 'ledge' which has a glass bottom which you can stand on and take photos for free. A fun experience that suits all ages.

Thank oliviadeveer
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definetly go to see the sunset here! It's around $25 a ticket if I'm not mistaken. There's always people but there's always lines so you can take a good photo

Thank Lily O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am not keen on being high up in the sky, but this was awesome. The enclosed, clear walk out viewing platforms are amazing. Great photo opportunity.

Thank Remmi08
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on a day where there was zero visibility and the staff warned us several times to not give them money for the tickets ($29/each), which I found refreshing. We decided to go anyways and it was still pretty awesome. You go up to...More

1  Thank Gretchen G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely a must see, the view is simply amazing. This was one of our stops on the big Bus tour Chicago..

Thank carol v
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Thursday morning at 9.45 am. Walked straight into elevator to top without queuing except for security screening which did not fill me with confidence. Bought tickets online but were not even checked / looked at. You can purchase tickets at the site....More

Thank Plodder588
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84michellec84
10 November 2017|
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Response from Kevin L | Reviewed this property |
We bought the explorer pass that gives you 4 out of 20 attractions through Costco. It was only $100 cdn so a deal for us. Walk through Macy’s on state st as it has its Christmas decorations up now We had a drink at the 96 th... More
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MrsJRI
22 October 2017|
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Response from BigRobUTSA | Reviewed this property |
Ask the front desk before you pass security. I had a coat check option on the 82nd floor, but it will be where you end up, most likely not at the bottom/entrance.
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luvtotravel1836
25 August 2017|
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Response from Ellen B | Reviewed this property |
We didn't buy the fast pass. We went early (9:30-10:00) on a weekday and we're at the top in under 30 min. That includes buying the tickets and going through security.
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