Free Things To Do in Chicago
Here's your source for free things to do in Chicago. Even though Chicago can be an expensive city, there are still several free things to do. Some of the lesser known museums are free year-round, and the biggies - Adler Planetarium, the Field Museum, the Art Institute, etc. - offer free museum days. If you've got a Chicago Public Library Card, you can check out the Kraft Kid's Museum Passport, which gets you into several attractions.
You can find free events and search by date by selecting "Free Events" below. The events calendar of free things to do in Chicago is updated daily. We've also highlighted some of our favorite free attractions, and you can check out TripAdvisor's top rated free things to do in Chicago!
Browse our categories below to find free events and attractions in Chicago and have fun without spending a dime!