Top 5 reasons to visit John Hancock Observatory while you're in Chicago
Located 1,000 ft above The Magnificent Mile®, you'll soon see why a visit here is rated an ‘absolute must do' by tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy breathtaking 360° views stretching across 4 states, and Lake Michigan. Watch the spectacular sunset from 1,000 ft, or come up at night to see Chicago shining in lights. You'll see why JHO has been voted Chicago's best view.
Located in the heart of the city, we're just steps from the most fabulous shopping, theatre, restaurants and bars in Chicago. They don't call it The Magnificent Mile® for nothing, so take a look at what's going on (and off) near JHO.
It's never been easier to explore Chicago with our panoramic interactive screens - in seven languages. Zoom in on famous locations, learn all kinds of cool stuff, and just enjoy having a play!
Our award-winning Lavazza Espression café lets you take in the amazing floor-to-ceiling views while sipping on a delicious italian coffee (or cheeky cocktail) - and there's gelato for the kids! With a menu designed by a Michelin star chef, why not dine at 1,000 ft too?
Find out why Chicago is called the Windy City as you step outside the building at 1,000 ft up. Ahhh, breathe in that fresh air.