Going to "the city" doesn't have to break the bank.

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Cubs games, Blackhawks games, the Shedd Aquarium, etc

All of the best things in life are free, right? A day or a weekend in Chicago can really add up quickly. With so many attractions and places to visit, there has to be a handful of freebies right?

According to Thrillist there are 60 things to do for free in Chicago, wow! Let's take a look at five.

 

  • An Amazing FREE city view - Hit the bar on the 95th floor of the Hancock Center, look at the skyline.
  • The FREE Chicago Underground - There are 5 miles of underground tunnels and linking more than 40 Downtown blocks.
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, for FREE - Free on Tuesdays for Illinois residents.
  • Selfies Where John Dillinger was Shot, are FREE - In 1934 this gangster was finally taken down outside the Biograph Theatre.
  • Lincoln Park Zoo for FREE - It always is, and it's awesome.