Your culture attendant: things to do in Chicago


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Going to look at plants is not the first thing you'd think of doing in a Chicago winter. Nonetheless, you should: the Palm House at Garfield Park Conservatory, on North Central Park Avenue, is kept to tropical temperatures and humidity... the perfect place to warm up. And if even that's not good enough, there's the Desert House too! Go and have a look from 9am to 6pm today.
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ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore in Chicago. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got today in Chicago covered. What's on? We know.

Note: While events and activities are featured here because they should be on and open today, changes can happen - you can use the headline link on the thing to do above to find out up-to-date information. Check before you travel.

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Welcome to the Chicago edition of ATTDT: your Chicago culture attendant, and the ultimate independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Chicago. Whether it's budget or bespoke, from local tourist attractions to cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around Chicago, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

We specialise in selecting fantastic and often unknown events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to go and see: things to do in the Windy City for anyone looking to cure their boredom. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other brilliant things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Chicago all week: here are amazing things to do on Tuesday. Find out more...

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“She is always a novelty; for she is never the Chicago you saw when you passed through the last time.”
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