Club Information
~ LOCAL ATTRACTIONS ~
 
Attractions
City Tours
Theater / Performing Arts
 
Sporting & Concert Venues
Shopping
Art / Museums
 
 
Attractions 
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Willis Tower  www.willistower.com
The Willis Tower is the country's tallest building at 1,454 feet (443 meters). An important stop on a full Chicago tour, it offers an enclosed skydeck observatory on the 103rd floor.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  5 minutes walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .62 miles
 
Address  233 South Wacker Drive
Telephone  (312) 875-9596
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
April - September 9:00 a.m.10:00 p.m.
October - March 10:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
The Skydeck is open daily from 9am to 10pm  
   
Chicago Board Options Exchange  www.cboe.com
Founded in 1973, the CBOE revolutionized options trading by creating standardized, listed stock options. Trading takes place in this 45,000 square foot space with numerous technological advances. The CBOE now lists options on approximately 1,500 widely-traded stocks.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  2 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .23 miles
 
Address  400 South LaSalle Street
Telephone  (312) 786-5600
 
Chicago Board of Trade  www.cbot.com
The CBOT visitor's gallery, historical exhibition and video presentation offer a fascinating glimpse at the trading enterprise system: the world's largest commodities futures trading market with 17,000 members.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  3 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .38 miles
 
Address  141 West Jackson
Telephone  (312) 435-3500
 
Chicago Mercantile Exchange  www.cme.com
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange is an international marketplace that brings together sellers of derivative products, which trade on our GLOBEX trading system and through privately negotiated transactions.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  10 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  1 mile
 
Address  30 South Wacker Drive
Telephone  (312) 930-1000
 
 
Navy Pier  www.navypier.com
Navy Pier makes Chicago's top lakefront destination a one-stop entertainment venue. Includes a large-screen IMAX theater, Chicago Children's Museum, restaurants and retail shops, and access to boat rides and cruises.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  4 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.75 miles
 
Address  600 East Grand Avenue
Telephone  (312) 595-7437
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Everyday 10:00 a. m.10:00 p.m.
 
Lincoln Park Zoo  www.lpzoo.com
Lincoln Park Zoo, a 35 acre zoo in the heart of the city is the nation's oldest zoo. It houses 2,500 animals, birds and reptiles, representing 450 species. Zoo grounds open at 8:00 a.m. Zoo buildings open at 10:00 a.m. Call for closing times.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  8 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  4.8 miles
 
Address  2200 North Cannon Drive
Telephone  (312) 742-2000
 
Millennium Park  www.millenniumpark.org
Located on Michigan Avenue between Randolph and Monroe Streets, the 24.5-acre park is an unprecedented center of world-class art, music, architecture and landscape design, where visitors can experience everything from interactive public art and ice skating to al fresco dining and classical music presentations.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  5 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .68 miles
 
Address  Michigan Avenue between Randolph and Monroe Streets
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Everyday 6:00 a. m.11:00 p.m.
 
 
 
City Tours 
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Architectural River Cruise  www.architecture.org
Cruise up and down the Chicago River with a guided tour of Chicago's world renowned architectural landmarks. Approximately 90 minutes in duration.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  4 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.5 miles
 
Address  435 East Illinois Street (North Pier docks)
Telephone  (312) 527-1977
 
Chicago From The Lake  www.cfl81.com
These architectural and historical boat cruises leave from the exclusive dock at River East Plaza (Illinois Street - lower level). Each 90-minute cruise is fully narrated by a professional docent, and offers complimentary refreshments. The architectural cruise has a capacity of 180 and includes the main, north and south branches of the Chicago River, and is available from May 1st to October 31st. The Historical cruise has a capacity of 55 and includes Lake Michigan and portions of the Chicago River. This cruise is offered from Memorial Day through Labor Day. All tours run on the hour from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., seven days a week during availability periods. Hours are 8:00 a..m. to 5:30 p.m. (may to October) and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (November to April).  
 
Estimated Travel Time  4 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.5 miles
 
Address  435 East Illinois
 
 
 
Theater / Performing Arts 
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The Symphony Center  www.cso.org
Designated by Daniel Burnham and built in 1904 in the beaux-arts style, the Symphony Center was renovated and reopened in the fall of 1997. The theatre houses the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, which has been active since 1980 and is internationally recognized.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  5 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .31 miles
 
Address  220 South Michigan
Telephone  (312) 294-3333
 
Civic Opera House / Lyric Opera  www.lyricopera.org
The Opera House, constructed at the height of the depression, underwent extensive renovations and was purchased by the Lyric Opera Company in 1993. Excellent acoustics and sightlines are highlights of this 3,563 seat auditorium.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  10 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .93 miles
 
Address  20 North Wacker Drive
Telephone  (312) 332-2244
 
Goodman Theater  www.goodman-theatre.com
Founded in 1926, the Goodman Theater presents some of the best live performances in the country. This theatre was the recipient of the 1992 Special Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  10 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .62 miles
 
Address  170 North Dearborn
Telephone  (312) 443-3800
 
Shubert Theatre  www.broadwayinchicago.com
The Shubert Theatre opened in 1906 and became a Chicago landmark. The Shubert stage has become home to an astounding array of classic plays and musicals.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  5 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  2 blocks
 
Address  22 W. Monroe
Telephone  (312) 977-1700
 
Cadillac Palace Theatre  www.broadwayinchicago.com
The Palace Theatre opened in 1926 and was beautifully renovated in 1999 and renamed the Cadillac Palace Theatre. Guests sit among breathtaking interiors to see numerous pre-Broadway hits and spectacular musicals.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  15 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .80 miles
 
Address  151 W. Randolph
Telephone  (312) 384-1500
 
Ford Center for the Performing Arts / Oriental Theater  www.broadwayinchicago.com
Originally opened in 1926, this magnificent theater was spectacularly restored to its original grandeur in 1997. This theatre is home to some of Chicago's best pre-Broadway productions and musicals.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  10 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .62 miles
 
Address  24 W. Randolph
Telephone  (312) 782-2004
 
Shakespeare Theater  www.chicagoshakes.com
Shakespeare Theater is home to the Shakespeare Repertory Company. This intimate space provides a comfortable venue for productions of Shakespeare and other great playwrights.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  4 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.75 miles
 
Address  600 East Grand Avenue
Telephone  (312) 595-5600
 
House of Blues  www.hob.com/venues/clubvenues/chicago
This is a very popular concert venue that has a mainstage and a second stage. The House of Blues offers an excellent Gospel Brunch with great food and a live Gospel Choir.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  2 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  .81 miles
 
Address  329 North Dearborn Street
Telephone  (312) 527-2583
 
 
 
Sporting & Concert Venues 
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Soldier Field  www.soldierfield.net
Built in 1924, Soldier Field is home to the Chicago Bears (football) and the Chicago Fire (soccer). Ask the Club's concierge about game and concert tickets and box seats.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  10 minute drive
 
Address  425 East Mcfetridge Drive
Telephone  (312) 747-1285
 
United Center  www.unitedcenter.com
United Center is a state-of-the-art sports arena that is home to the Chicago Bulls (basketball) and Chicago Blackhawks (hockey). This indoor venue also hosts major concerts.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  20 minute drive
 
Address  1901 West Madison Street
Telephone  (312) 455-4500
 
U.S. Cellular Field  chicago.whitesox.mlb.com
Built in the 1990's as a replacement for the original Comiskey Park, this baseball stadium is the home of the Chicago White Sox. Ask our theater and event ticket service for information on tickets.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  15 minute drive
 
Address  333 West 35th Street
Telephone  (312) 674-1000
 
Wrigley Field  chicago.cubs.mlb.com
A Chicago landmark since 1914, this classic ballpark is home of the Chicago Cubs. Ask our theater and event ticket service for information on tickets.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  30 minute drive
 
Address  1000 West Addison Street
Telephone  (773) 404-2827
 
Arlington Racetrack  www.arlingtonpark.com
Opened in 1927, and recently renovated, Arlington is an institution in horseracing. The grounds provide an environment of elegance for viewing major horseracing events.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  40 minute drive
 
Address  2200 West Euclid Avenue , Arlington Heights
Telephone  (847) 255-4300
 
 
 
Shopping 
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State Street  
Dating back to the 1800's this famous street is home to Macy's, Sears, New York & Company, Old Navy, Urban Outfitters, Target, Block 37, Anthropologie, Puma AG, Zara and more. On January 12, 2012, Walgreens's opened a flagship location at Randolph Street.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  2 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .25 miles
 
Address  South State Street
 
Magnificent Mile / Michigan Avenue  
The Magnificent Mile is a glittering stretch of shopping on Michigan Avenue with such stores as Chanel, Gucci, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, Bloomingdales, Ralph Lauren, Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Bvlgari, La Perla, and much more.....  
 
Estimated Travel Time  3 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.5 miles
 
Address  Michigan Avenue
 
Water Tower Place Shopping Centre  www.shopwatertower.com
Water Tower Place is in the heart of Michigan Avenue shopping. Glass elevators carry shoppers up to all seven of this vertical mall's floors and a waterfall tumbles alongside the main escalator. Boutiques are open 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; department stores are open 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  3 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.6 miles
 
Address  835 N. Michigan Avenue
Telephone  (312) 440-3166
 
900 N. Michigan Shopping Centre  
This six floor vertical mall is filled with exclusive retailers such as Bloomingdales, Gucci, Max Mara, Williams Sonoma, Mark Shale, as well as restaurants and more...  
 
Estimated Travel Time  4 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.68 miles
 
Address  900 North Michigan Avenue
Telephone  (312) 915-3916
 
 
 
Art / Museums 
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Field Museum of Natural History  www.fmnh.org
The Field Museum of Natural History is one of the four great such museums in the world. It's a magical place with animal exhibits including dinosaurs, gems and the world's largest collection of anthropological art from the Pacific Islands.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  6 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  2.29 miles
 
Address  1400 South Lakeshore Drive
Telephone  (312) 922-9410
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Everyday 9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
 
The Art Institute of Chicago  www.artic.edu/aic
Among the nation's best art museums, the Art Institute of Chicago houses one of the world's largest and finest collections of French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings. Works by El Greco, Renoir, Picasso, Dali, Van Gogh, Seurat and Monet are displayed.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  10 minute walk
Estimated Distance from Club  .41 miles
 
Address  111 South Michigan Avenue
Telephone  (312) 443-3600
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Mon., Wed, Thurs, Fri. 10:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 10:30 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Saturday / Sunday 10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
 
Adler Planetarium  www.adlerplanetarium.org
The Adler Planetarium offers three floors of exhibits on space exploration, navigation and astronomy.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  6 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  3.91 miles
 
Address  1300 South Lakeshore Drive
Telephone  (312) 922-7827
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Monday - Friday 9:30 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Saturday / Sunday 9:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
 
The John Shedd Aquarium  www.sheddnet.org
The John Shedd Aquarium is the world's largest indoor aquarium. There are 4,500 underwater creatures representing 500 species, houses in six fresh and saltwater tanks.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  3 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.53 miles
 
Address  1200 South Lake Shore Drive
Telephone  (312) 939-2435
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Weekdays / Holidays 9:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
First Mon in May - First Mon. in Sept. 9:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Remainder of year  Call for hours
 
Museum of Science & Industry  www.msichicago.org
The Museum of Science & Industry offers 2,000 displays in 75 exhibit halls, designed to illustrate the impact of science.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  15 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  9.25 miles
 
Address  57th Street and Lake Shore Drive
Telephone  (773) 684-1414
 
Hours of Operation OpenClose
Monday - Friday 9:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Saturday / Sunday 9:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
 
Museum of Contemporary Art  www.mcachicago.org
The Museum of Contemporary Art is a showcase for avant garde art, both visual and performing.  
 
Estimated Travel Time  3 minute drive
Estimated Distance from Club  1.6 miles
 
Address  220 East Chicago Avenue
Telephone  (312) 280-2660
       
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