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Chicago Grand Half-Day Tour
"Get an in-depth look at the beautiful Windy City on this 4-hour coach tour of Chicago! Take a scenic bus ride through the South Side and travel through the beautiful Grant Park. Visit the Adler Planetarium with its impressive sky dome and pass by the Art which boasts a world-renowned collection of impressionist art. Pass the Orchestra Hall home of the famous Chicago Symphony Orchestra and drive by President Obama's old neighborhood!On the North Side travel by the striking Richard J Daley plaza with its magnificent Pablo Picasso sculpture created specifically for Chicago. Cross the Chicago River and see the famous Wrigley Building and Wrigley Field. Spot one of the tallest buildings in the world the John Hancock Center and continue through Lincoln Park’s acres and acres of lush greenery and lagoons. See the Itinerary section below for a full list of sights seen on this exciting Chicago tour."
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Chicago South Side Tour with Optional River Cruise
"Discover the best of Chicago on this tour of the city’s South Shore! Travel by comfortable air-conditioned coach through the beautiful Jackson Park where the Columbian Exposition of 1893 was held. Pass through the University of Chicago with its elegant English-style architecture and drive by the Museum of Science and Industry a tribute to man's ingenuity and inventiveness. Witness one of the world's highest apartment buildings Lake Point Towers -- an architecturally stunning building of glass and curves. See Navy Pier Chicago's inland port
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Chicago CityPass
"Chicago CityPASS includes entry to: Shedd Aquarium (includes VIP entry to Waters of the World galleries Amazon Rising Wild Reef Abbott Oceanarium Polar Play Zone Amphibians special exhibit and Stingray Touch (May to October) plus your choice of a 4-D Experience. The Field Museum (includes All-Access Pass
From $98.00

More Things to Do in Michigan City

Mt. Baldy - Climb a dune

Located just north and west of the Outlet mall is the Mt. Baldy, a part of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. This is a large active dune. Currently, it is moving south and headed towards the...
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Toughluck
Aug 17, 2007

Lighthouses

At the dawn of the third decade of the nineteenth century, Crawfordsville visionary Major Isaac C. Elston visited Indiana's small sliver of frontage on Lake Michigan, and foreseeing the potential the...
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Toughluck
May 18, 2007

Washington Park Zoo

Once you're parked at Washington Park, head across the street to the zoo. It's small, which means that you'll not be worn out when your done and the kids won't become bored. Plenty of variety in...
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Toughluck
Mar 08, 2007

Washington Park

Washington Park is the cities beach and picnic area. There is a parking fee, but other than that, it's wide open sand. It's up current (east) from the marina, which means that all the sand coming down...
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Toughluck
Mar 08, 2007

Outlet Shopping

Lighthouse Place is a large outlet mall. The only larger one that I've seen, it north of Chicago (40 miles) at Gurnee Mills. And it's huge. Lighthouse place is large with over 50 stores, maybe even...
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Toughluck
Jan 22, 2007

Old Lighthouse Museum

The Old Lighthouse Museum in Washington Park in Michigan City is where you can see the only lighthouse in Indiana. You can also learn a little about Michigan City's history here. The museum is small...
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meteorologist1
Sep 17, 2004
 
 
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Washington Park - Old Lighthouse

I visited Michigan City as part of my circle tour of Lake Michigan in March. Sam Barnett - a great VTer - tore himself away from his workplace and met me here at Washington Park. He proceeded to give...
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yooperprof
May 02, 2003

the Indiana Dunes National...

the Indiana Dunes National Park system adjoins Michigan City. Mt. Baldy, one of North America's last living sand dunes, is ont he city's West Side and is worth a visit. The city's Washington Park is...
news_dog
Oct 04, 2002

Washington Park

Washington Park is mantained by the city and offers plenty of recreational opportunities. In addition to a sandy beach, the refurbished 19th century bandstand hosts concerts. The statue on the right...
sambarnett
Sep 16, 2002

Icy (Lunar) Lakescape

This was the odd lakescape in March, before the spring "break-up." The smokestacks of Gary are visible in the distance.
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May 02, 2003

Mount Baldy

This bare, "living" dune certainly deserves its name. This is the easternmost unit of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore system. Please see my travelogue.
sambarnett
Sep 16, 2002

Top Hotels in Michigan City

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9834 W 400 N, Michigan City, Indiana, 46360, United States
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2 Easy Street, 777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, Indiana, 46360, United States
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3805 Frontage Road, Michigan City, Indiana, 46360, United States
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5724 S. Franklin, Michigan City, Indiana, 46360, United States
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5820 South Franklin Street, Michigan City, Indiana, 46360, United States
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3801 N. Frontage Road, I-94 & Hwy 421, Exit 34B, Michigan City, IN 46360
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Top 5 Michigan City Writers

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yooperprof

"Home of Dune People"
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"Michigan City, Indiana"
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Toughluck

"East entry to the Indiana Dunes"
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"Michigan City"
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"news_dog's Michigan City Page"
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