Why Chicago?

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With a truly unique mix of global attractions and local charm, Chicago has it all. Incredibly popular with groups of all ages, the city packs a full itinerary of hands-on educational experiences. Tour the vibrant downtown and colorful neighborhoods by bus, bike, boat or Segway. Go on a cultural immersion at one of the 40 diverse museums. Take in a show at one of the 200 theaters. Customize sightseeing excursions with visits to Windy City icons such as Millennium Park and Wrigley Field. Discover music, entertainment and dining for every style and budget.

And that's just the beginning- the year round calendar of events, combined with a multi-cultural mix of locals and visitors, make Chicago a one
of a kind destination to live and learn. With over 26 miles of uninterrupted lakefront and a skyline of architectural wonders as your backdrop, no other classroom can compare.

Chicago is racking up world-class accolades, and educators tell us you just won't find a friendlier, more welcoming big city. For student and youth groups, Chicago is your kind of town.

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