Breaking out the final days of Spring Break…

Art on the Mart – Free Light and Sound Show begins 

Begins April 1 – 8:30 PM


Lincoln Park Zoo – Free & Open Again!

Opens 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM

Online reservations free –


Lincoln Park Conservatory and North Pond Nature Sanctuary


Japanese Gardens in Jackson Park – Free

6401 S. Stony Island Ave.

Chicago, IL 60637

Take a picnic, hike or stroll to enjoy the unique flowers and trees

Open sunup to sundown


Chicago Insta Greeter Tours – Free/no reservation

Insta-Greeter Tours of Downtown Chicago

Friday – Sunday


Campus Tours – Walk or Virtual

Many of the tours are self-guided campus tours that highlight opportunities and historical sights.

Check out campus tours on websites for Chicago universities:

University of Chicago, Columbia College, Roosevelt University, University of Illinois (UIC), DePaul University, Loyola University, Chicago State


Chicago Architecture Center- Walking and Boat Tours

Free to Students

During the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago, the Midway Plaisance offered visitors an array of food and fun, ways to visit far-off places, the first-ever Ferris Wheel and other diversions. But the Midway was more than that.  Virtual tour of the fair that stretched from the Field Museum on the north to the University of Chicago on the south side. Registration required for April 14 event.