Category Archives: Chgo Events

Chicago Botanical Gardens

1000 Lake Cook Rd., Glencoe, IL 60022 – chicagobotanic.org Q-tips say: YES see it! Went with our Son & Daughter in Law and had a great time outside walking around, enjoying the sites. It is FREE but you have to … Continue reading

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Klairmont Kollections 11/2020

Klairmont Kollections –  3117 N Knox,  Chicago,  (773) 685-1904,     klairmontkollections.com    You buy your tickets at the door. No need to pre-order unless you want to see their special events.  Free parking in their lot. Went with our Daughter in … Continue reading

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Shedd Aquarium in Chicago 10/13/2020

1200 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60605 – (312) 939-2438 – sheddaquarium.org Q-tips say: Go and enjoy. Went on a “FREE DAY” for Ill residents. C-19 rules: 1. make a reservation for a specific time & always wear your … Continue reading

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CHICAGO’S RIVERWALK 9/2/2020

CHICAGO RIVERWALK – 400 E Lower Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL, www.cityofchicago.org Q-tips say:    Mrs. Q says:  The Riverwalk is open.  The downtown area  & Magnificent Mile is safe.  We saw many of our Chicago’s Finest patrolling the road  & sidewalks. … Continue reading

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Graceland Cemetery 8/2020

Mrs. Q says: Just when you might have thought to walk thru Graceland cemetery which is full of history & haunting, since you are a little bored due to C-19 & would not have to worry too much about masks/social … Continue reading

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Art Institute -Chicago

159 E Monroe St., Chicago, 312-443-3600 http://artic.edu Q-tips say: Yes, go and enjoy! So much to see, you probably can’t see it all in one day. The El Greco exhibit is scheduled till Sept. 7, 2020 unless they extend it. Yes, … Continue reading

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Museum of Science & Industry 7/2020 –

5700 S Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60637, (773) 684-1414, msichicago.org Yes, you need to make a reservation for a specific time. You must wear your mask the entire time you are visiting. They have sanitizing hand machines/& many employees … Continue reading

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Lincoln Park Zoo 7/2020

Lincoln Park Zoo – 2001 N Clark St. Chicago, IL 60614, lpzoo.org – (312) 742-2000 Yes, 1. You need to make a reservation for a specific time so they have control of the # of people in the zoo. 2. … Continue reading

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Chicago History Museum 7/2020

1601 N Clark St., Lincoln Park – 312-641-4600, Street or parking lot. Q-tips say: Go & enjoy. Free for all in July. Mrs. Q says: they do an excellent job being safe & social distancing & cleaning. The day we … Continue reading

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Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

9603 Woods Dr. Skokie, IL 60077 – (847) 967-4800 – ilholocaustmuseum.org 7/15/2020 – A special exhibit on display now. RBG Exhibit is worth seeing. The Q-tips went on the first day the Museum opened during C-19. It was FREE this … Continue reading

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