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  • She One

    This Lakeview shop is ideal for women who want the unique selection of a boutique but with more affordable price tags. Located beneath an appropria... More
  • Sidebar Grille

    Centrally located in the Loop’s law office district, this casual bar is a popular choice for lunch breaks and after-work drinks. Created by the sam... More
  • Smith Museum of Stained Glass Windows

    The country’s first museum dedicated solely to stained-glass windows, the Smith Museum is located inside Festival Hall on Navy Pier. The museum’s c... More
  • Sprout Home

    Selling unique designer wares and making gardening popular and possible in the Windy City, Sprout Home doubles as a home décor store and urban gard... More
  • Stitch

    Men’s and women’s accessories and bags, furniture, and ceramics sit side-by-side in this design-driven boutique. Inspired by Colette in Paris and N... More
  • Stone Lotus

    This self-proclaimed “liquor spa,” located in the Near North Side, combines the styling of a lounge with the “treatments” of a spa. Rather than mas... More
  • Sugar Magnolia

    Named for the famous Grateful Dead tune, this Oak Street boutique has been a Chicago standby since it opened in 1972. Chic yet comfortable separate... More
  • Swedish American Museum Center

    An homage to Swedish-American history and culture, this three-story museum is located in Andersonville, one of the country's most concentrated area... More
  • Sweet Mandy B's

    Home baker turned professional pastry chef Cindy Levine opened this Lincoln Park sweet shop in 2002. Located on Webster Avenue, the bakery's exteri... More
  • Tangerine, Chicago

    Floor-to-ceiling windows create a bright, open atmosphere at this Wicker Park clothing boutique. Inside, patrons find an ever-changing selection of... More
  • Terragusto

    Bring your own bottle of wine and an appetite for gourmet Italian, and Terragusto will take it from there, creating a dining experience that is bot... More
  • The Art Institute of Chicago

    With more than 260,000 works of art ranging from ancient Egyptian to contemporary, the Art Institute is home to some of the world’s most celebrated... More
  • The Baha'i House of Worship

    This is one of only seven Bahai temples on earth and just one in the Western Hemisphere, built for the more than five million people worldwide who ... More

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