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360 Chicago view of the Skyline & Lake Michigan

This observation deck rises high above the city skyline, giving you a complete view of Chicago and Lake Michigan. The bustling streets are impressive at any time of day, but a visit during sunset will offer an especially awe-inspiring experience. As the sun descends below the horizon, you can watch the skyscrapers light up one office and one apartment at a time.



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Adult 12+ years: $22; Youth 3–11 years: $15; Children under 3: free; Chicago 606 Resident Appreciation Rate: $10 adults (ages 12+); $6.50 for youth (3-11)


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How to get there

N41° 53' 55.0608"W87° 37' 21.7848"
This image was taken from the observation deck called 360 Chicago through the east-facing windows, looking onto the skyline and Lake Michigan. To get to the lookout point, enter the building from the ground floor and then head straight to the ticket office. After getting your ticket, take the elevator to the observation deck on the 94th floor and then head to the southeast section where you'll see this view of the lake and city outside the window. Note: There may be a line waiting for the elevator. By public transportation: - Closest station: Chicago (via Red Line) - Head east on E Chicago Ave - Turn left on N Michigan Ave - 360 Chicago will be on your right Address: 360 Chicago, 875 N Michigan Ave 94th floor, Chicago, IL 60611


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