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Explore Near North, Chicago

Parks & nature in Near North, Chicago

Boat or Ferry
“One of Chicago's foremost touring companies for lake and river cruises. They offer a variety of tour types/lengths, a few even departing from their Navy Pier location. If you're going in spring or fall, be sure to dress warmly, the wind will definitely make you cold!”
70local recommendations
“Adorable park with an outdoor cafe & ice cream stand. Fountains, tables, chairs, trees, great neighborhood for dining out or clubbing.”
3local recommendations
“Once known as Bughouse Square, and once Chicago's answer to London's Speaker's Corner of Hyde Park, today it's quiet block with a fountain and benches that belie it's history of social change and disruption.”
4local recommendations
“Historic triangular sitting spot with paving, benches, landscaping & a central fountain. ”
1local recommendations