Find out what's nearby when you stay at accommodations near Columbia College Chicago. Zip around the city easily by cab, subway, bus or on foot.
Treat yourself to world-class retail therapy at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale's, and other iconic stores before indulging in fine American or international dining. If you're on a budget, head to awesome Millennium Park, which often has free live music shows in the summer and ice skating in winter.
Many of Columbia College's thrifty and trendy students head here for great lunches, coffee, and nights out. The dive bars and clubs are the place to be for partying and will give you a good sense of the local scene. Visit the Lincoln Park Conservatory, a stunning Victorian construction housing gorgeous exotic plants and manicured outdoor gardens.
Chicago has a wealth of upscale dining and entertainment choices beyond the downtown area. Head to Wrigley Field to catch the Chicago Cubs playing baseball, or to the iconic Metro for unforgettable indie rock shows.
Head a little off the beaten track, and you'll discover Chicago's quieter side. Take the metro out of the downtown area, and you'll be rewarded with amazing jazz clubs such as The Green Mill, where you can sip cocktails and enjoy the music in a refined atmosphere. The Japanese American Service Committee, another interesting cultural venue, hosts a variety of exhibitions and cultural programs.