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Chicago Pictures - Chicago Photo Gallery

Want to check out what you are in for when coming to town? Take a look at this collection of Chicago pictures and photo galleries from around the Windy City.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect.

Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing.

Sears Tower Pictures
The Sears Tower is the tallest building in North America and is one of Chicago's most recognized landmarks. Here are some Sears Tower pictures.

Chicago Photo Ops
Chicago is rich with various photo ops, with its wide variety of public sculpture and architecture as well as people on the street. Here, in my opinion, are the most popular spots you're likely to find shutterbugs snapping pictures in Chicago.

Chicago Chinatown Photos
Chicago's Chinatown neighborhood has lots of character and further highlights the cultural diversity of the city.

Chicago's Museum Campus
Chicago's Museum Campus is the official name for an area of land along south Lake Shore Drive that is home to the Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium and Soldier Field

Chicagoween Photos
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to "Franken Plaza" each year for Chicago's Halloween celebration "Chicagoween". The contemporary high-flying act features juggling, a German wheel, aerial silk, and more. Here are some photos from Midnight Circus at Chicagoween 2008.

International Kennel Club Dog Show in Chicago
The International Kennel Club (IKC) dog show is held annually at Chicago's McCormick Place. Over 1,000 handlers compete with over 6,000 canines to see which will be deemed "Best in Show".

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops.

Millennium Park
Despite numerous delays and huge cost overruns, Chicago's Millennium Park has been embraced by most of the residents of Chicago, and is incredibly popular with both tourists and locals -- a definite rarity.

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum Photo Gallery
Photos of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, a great tourist destination when traveling to Chicago with children.

Shedd Aquarium Photo Gallery
A collection of photos from the Shedd Aquarium by About.com's Freshwater Aquariums Guide.

Taste of Chicago Photos
Taste of Chicago is the most attended event in Chicago, drawing millions of people, including me -- here are some of my Taste of Chicago photos.

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a "Winter Wonderfest" each Christmas season, featuring a number of different attractions, rides, and ice skating. Here are some photos of the event.

Chicago Uncommon Travel Photography
Chicago Uncommon is an online project by talented photographer Dawn Mikulich. Dawn has amassed hundreds of images from all around Chicago, and displays an obvious passion for Chicago that almost rivals my own.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Pictures
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the "Christmas Parade" -- kicks off the holiday season (or more specifically, at least to the parade sponsors, the holiday shopping season) and is attended by huge crowds to watch Mickey Mouse lead a parade down Michigan Avenue "turning on" the scores of lights that line the street.

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