An independent research library specializing in the humanities, the Newberry has been free and open to the public since 1887.An independent research library specializing in the humanities, the Newberry has been free and open to the public since 1887. The Newberry’s public programming reflects the subject strengths of its collection of 1.5 million books, 5 million manuscript pages, and 500,000 maps. Recent exhibitions have explored civilian life during the Civil War, Chicago’s complicated relationship with World War I, and the many ways love has been expressed in letters, music, Valentines, and even maps throughout the past 500 years of human history.
Meet the Chefs of The Mag Mile
This year, Chicago hosted the James Beard Awards, which awards culinary professionals top honors for excellence and achievement in their field. It's the Oscars of the food world, if you will; and it’s no secret that Chicago has an incredible food scene. Read moreRead more
Experience the Art of Fine Living
Epitomizing modern luxury, Park Hyatt Chicago is a seamless blend of warmth and innovation in a sophisticated urban atmosphere. With a premier presence on North Michigan Avenue, Park Hyatt Chicago boasts spectacular cityscape and Lake Michigan views.Read more Read more
If views of the city are sky-high on your list of things to do this summer, there’s still time to check out these downtown Chicago hotel spots for rooftop bites and bevs! Can’t make it during the summer months? You’re in luck! Some of these venues are open all year so rooftop season in Chicago never has to end.Read more Read more