Take advantage of your trip and come early or stay late to experience Chicago! 

There are many places to visit near Congress headquarters, as well as free and popular tourist attractions just a short cab ride away.  Visit Millennium Park, The Art Institute of Chicago, or take a bus, boat or walking tour highlighting the cultural and architectural history and diversity of Chicago. 

Those coming early can also register for the Chicago Neighborhoods & Diversity Bus Tour, arranged as a pre-Congress activity on Thursday, July 27, from 2-5 p.m. at a reduced price of $25. See Registration, for more details. 

There are so many wonderful options, you’ll have a hard time choosing!

Click here for a Google map with Congress Headquarters (828 S Wolcott Ave., Chicago, IL 60612).

Transportation To/From Congress

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Local Area Restaurants:

Most meals are included with the Full Congress Access and Daily Congress Access registrations. For your on-your-own lunch on Friday, the conference facility’s cafeteria (located on the first floor of Student Center West) offers a wide variety of food choices. For Saturday night dinner, there are numerous options in the nearby culinary scenes of Little Italy and Greektown.