Best bridges in Chicago

Check out the top bridges in Chicago, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Millennium Park
1. Millennium Park
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569 local reviews
Millennium Park, Chicago
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Anthony
This 24.5-acre park might be one of the most popular gathering spots in the city, known for its free concerts,…
Victoria
Millenium Park which is located nearby the Art Institute. You'll most likely come across this on your way to…
Carmela
Millennium Park has free admission, and features the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Cloud Gate, the Crown Fountain,…
1. Millennium Park
1. Millennium Park
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569 local reviews
Millennium Park, Chicago
Anthony
Anthony
This 24.5-acre park might be one of the most popular gathering spots in the city, known for its free concerts, famous public art…
Victoria
Victoria
Millenium Park which is located nearby the Art Institute. You'll most likely come across this on your way to the Art Institute as it's just…
Carmela
Carmela
Millennium Park has free admission, and features the Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Cloud Gate, the Crown Fountain, the Lurie Garden, and various…
2. Chicago & Northwestern Railway Bridge
2. Chicago & Northwestern Railway Bridge
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4 local reviews
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Zencity
One of the very best views in the city is just a block away. Head to the Kinzie Street bridge and take in the…
Taylor
(AKA Kinzie Street Bridge; the painting in my living room). Get a picture on the bridge. Everyone else does;…
Chris
One of the very best views in the city. Head to the Kinzie Street bridge and take in the view down the river…
2. Chicago & Northwestern Railway Bridge
2. Chicago & Northwestern Railway Bridge
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4 local reviews
Zencity
Zencity
One of the very best views in the city is just a block away. Head to the Kinzie Street bridge and take in the view down the river of this…
Taylor
Taylor
(AKA Kinzie Street Bridge; the painting in my living room). Get a picture on the bridge. Everyone else does; particularly for engagement and…
Chris
Chris
One of the very best views in the city. Head to the Kinzie Street bridge and take in the view down the river of this ever-evolving modern…
3. McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum
3. McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum
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4 local reviews
99 Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 312-977-0227
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Leona
Learn about the history of Chicago's bridges, and walk along the Chicago Riverwalk when you're done.
Heather
Learn about our city of bridges, and take an inner tour of a bridge tower on Michigan Ave.
Aniko
Hidden in plain sight. This cute mini museum shows you how the elevated bridges work.
3. McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum
3. McCormick Bridgehouse & Chicago River Museum
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4 local reviews
99 Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 312-977-0227
Leona
Leona
Learn about the history of Chicago's bridges, and walk along the Chicago Riverwalk when you're done.
Heather
Heather
Learn about our city of bridges, and take an inner tour of a bridge tower on Michigan Ave.
Aniko
Aniko
Hidden in plain sight. This cute mini museum shows you how the elevated bridges work.
4. Lincoln Park
4. Lincoln Park
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635 local reviews
2001 N Clark St, Chicago
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 312-742-2000
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Laura
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in…
Katie
Beautiful zoo, and it is FREE admission thanks to generous donors. Take a stroll and stay as long or little as…
Ann
Great urban zoo, lovely grounds for strolling, free, and just off the lake. You can rent paddle boats in the…
4. Lincoln Park
4. Lincoln Park
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635 local reviews
2001 N Clark St, Chicago
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 312-742-2000
Laura
Laura
Lincoln Park Zoo is a free 35-acre zoo located in Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. The zoo was founded in 1868, making it among the oldest…
Katie
Katie
Beautiful zoo, and it is FREE admission thanks to generous donors. Take a stroll and stay as long or little as you would like. Great spot to…
Ann
Ann
Great urban zoo, lovely grounds for strolling, free, and just off the lake. You can rent paddle boats in the summer, or walk over the bridge…
5. DuSable Bridge
5. DuSable Bridge
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14 local reviews
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Anthony
Walk across the famous bridge also know as the Michigan Ave Bridge.
Brandyn
Walk across the iconic DuSable Bridge aka Michigan Ave Bridge
Robert And BJ
Walk across the iconic Michigan Ave Bridge.
5. DuSable Bridge
5. DuSable Bridge
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14 local reviews
Anthony
Anthony
Walk across the famous bridge also know as the Michigan Ave Bridge.
Brandyn
Brandyn
Walk across the iconic DuSable Bridge aka Michigan Ave Bridge
Robert And BJ
Robert And BJ
Walk across the iconic Michigan Ave Bridge.
6. The Art Institute of Chicago
6. The Art Institute of Chicago
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567 local reviews
111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
Closed · Opens 10:30 AM
+1 312-443-3600
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Anne
Whether you are interested in the classics or a visit to the modern wing this is a fabulous museum. A lot to…
Annie And Chase
We entered from crossing the Bridge from Millennium Park and the entrance was empty. (Coat check will take…
Diane
My favorite museum and school (I am an alum!). You can walk to Millennium park and take the bridge to museum.
6. The Art Institute of Chicago
6. The Art Institute of Chicago
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567 local reviews
111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
Closed · Opens 10:30 AM
+1 312-443-3600
Anne
Anne
Whether you are interested in the classics or a visit to the modern wing this is a fabulous museum. A lot to do in a day, but worth…
Annie And Chase
Annie And Chase
We entered from crossing the Bridge from Millennium Park and the entrance was empty. (Coat check will take baggage if you are on your way in…
Diane
Diane
My favorite museum and school (I am an alum!). You can walk to Millennium park and take the bridge to museum.
7. Maggie Daley Park
7. Maggie Daley Park
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73 local reviews
337 E Randolph St, Chicago
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 312-552-3000
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Anna
Maggie Daley Park - an oasis of a playground for kids. This place is incredible, though it can get packed in…
Jesse
Fun park to walk through, connected to the Bean by BP Bridge, also rock climbing if you want to get…
Tripp & Todd
Walk from Millennium park to her over bridge to kids wonderland: Rock Climbing rock, forts, ice skating ribbon
7. Maggie Daley Park
7. Maggie Daley Park
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73 local reviews
337 E Randolph St, Chicago
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 312-552-3000
Anna
Anna
Maggie Daley Park - an oasis of a playground for kids. This place is incredible, though it can get packed in the summer time. Bring a…
Jesse
Jesse
Fun park to walk through, connected to the Bean by BP Bridge, also rock climbing if you want to get adventurous
Tripp & Todd
Tripp & Todd
Walk from Millennium park to her over bridge to kids wonderland: Rock Climbing rock, forts, ice skating ribbon
8. Indian Boundary Park
8. Indian Boundary Park
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14 local reviews
2500 W Lunt Ave, Chicago
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 773-764-0338
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Kimberley
This beautiful park offers a spray park, playground and tennis courts. The playground has an "old school"…
Javier
This beautiful park offers a spray park, playground and tennis courts. The playground has an "old school"…
8. Indian Boundary Park
8. Indian Boundary Park
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14 local reviews
2500 W Lunt Ave, Chicago
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 773-764-0338
Kimberley
Kimberley
This beautiful park offers a spray park, playground and tennis courts. The playground has an "old school" vibe: The structure is completely…
Javier
Javier
This beautiful park offers a spray park, playground and tennis courts. The playground has an "old school" vibe: The structure is completely…
9. Calumet Fisheries Inc
9. Calumet Fisheries Inc
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9 local reviews
3259 East 95th Street, Chicago
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 773-933-9855
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Xiili
Best fish in Chicago -- go grab anything off the menu but don't forget to leave with a hunk of smoked salmon…
Dead Flowers
Iconic southside smoke shack on the 95th street bridge. Definitely worth a trip. Recommend, Summertime.
9. Calumet Fisheries Inc
9. Calumet Fisheries Inc
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9 local reviews
3259 East 95th Street, Chicago
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 773-933-9855
Xiili
Xiili
Best fish in Chicago -- go grab anything off the menu but don't forget to leave with a hunk of smoked salmon. This place is literally ON A…
Dead Flowers
Dead Flowers
Iconic southside smoke shack on the 95th street bridge. Definitely worth a trip. Recommend, Summertime.