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“Fabulous museum”

The Art Institute of Chicago
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US$35.00*
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Art Institute of Chicago Fast Pass Admission
Ranked #1 of 690 things to do in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: See why the Art Institute of Chicago is the only museum in the world to be top-ranked by TripAdvisor four years in a row! Experience the greatest Impressionist collection outside Paris, and view contemporary masterpieces in the spectacular Modern Wing. Stand before classics like Nighthawks, and travel the globe through galleries devoted to the art of ancient Greece, Japan, Africa, and the Americas.
Useful Information: Stairs / lift, Lockers / storage, Bathroom facilities, Baby buggy parking, Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Loved visiting The Art Institute of Chicago. The highlight was visiting The Thorne Miniature Rooms. I've never seen anything quite like it before. The restaurant there is very modern and lovely -- perfect for a glass of champagne and a decadent dessert.

Thank Delia P
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"modern wing"
in 865 reviews
"van gogh"
in 628 reviews
"great collection"
in 337 reviews
"miniature rooms"
in 434 reviews
"chagall windows"
in 278 reviews
"famous paintings"
in 239 reviews
"la grande jatte"
in 206 reviews
"world class museum"
in 349 reviews
"permanent collection"
in 184 reviews
"beautiful museum"
in 228 reviews
"audio tour"
in 244 reviews
"special exhibit"
in 318 reviews
"on display"
in 407 reviews
"few hours"
in 471 reviews
"the lower level"
in 213 reviews
"rainy day"
in 186 reviews
"millennium park"
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Very nice park with lots to do. Very large and you have to see the famous bean. In the summer there are free concerts in the park.

Thank 792sharonh
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

No visit to Chicago is complete without a visit to this museum. The Art Institute is made up of many different buildings filled with a wide range of art works from different eras all around the world. Miró, Dalí, Picasso, Giacometti, Magritte, Lautrec, Gauguin, Cézanne, Renoir, Pissaro, Monet, Manet, Turner.... It is truly amazing.
Unfortunately we had only 3 hours to spend here which proven to be practically nothing... I wish we could have spent at least a day here....
Staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Thank you!
Highly recommended!

Thank monaHungary
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This place is huge and wonderful and my feet are killing me wear good shoes and take breaks Get there early as there is a big line

1  Thank Corina F
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This museum is one of my favorites in Chicago. My friend's family and I could taste a variety of arts over the world.

Thank jaehyungc2017
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