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Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

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Address: 233 S. Wacker Drive, Entrance on Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60606-7147 (Formerly Sears Tower)
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+1 312-875-9447
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the top of the tallest...

No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and The Ledge at Skydeck Chicago! Treat yourself to a "one stop Chicago" experience on your journey to the 103rd floor. Enjoy 360-degree views spanning up to 50 miles and 4 states and our most spectacular view - 1,353 feet straight down! "Dare to Stand Out" on The Ledge - glass balconies extending 4.3 Feet outside the building provide a thrilling, once in a lifetime experience!

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US$ 23.00*
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Willis Tower Skydeck Dinner
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US$ 146.99*
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Breakfast in the Sky: Early Access to Skydeck of Willis Tower in Chicago

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Experience wud be better with shorter queues

Though the thrill experienced from the observation deck is great the tedious wait due to the long queue kind of kills the mood. Still the views from the skydeck are amazing on a... read more

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London, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Though the thrill experienced from the observation deck is great the tedious wait due to the long queue kind of kills the mood. Still the views from the skydeck are amazing on a clear day.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was incredible but not for the faint hearted. 103 floors up in the air and you get to walk out on a glass bottomed shelf. Stunning views of the city

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st. louis, missouri
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112 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely way to see the city. Spend a bit more and skip the lines. I can't recommended this enough. Ample views of the lake make this spectacular.

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Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited with family as part of our Chicago attractions tour!! Skipped the long queue as we had the Go City Card!! It was thrilling to see the lovely city, Great Lake Michigan from the top and the most exciting news the sky deck experience! There was huge crowd waiting to get onto the deck but was worth the wait and... More 

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Thank sri67
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8 attraction reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I can't help it, I feel like I am on top of the world at the "Willis" Tower Skydeck. This is a must do for anyone visiting the city, or re-visiting!

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Greenville, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My daughter and I really enjoyed the experience at Skydeck and took some outstanding pictures that amazed friends back home. Honestly, though, Chicago360 at the Hancock Tower is BETTER and cheaper.

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Thank Michele G
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great views of the entire city! Tip: get Citypass so you can by-pass the regular lines (believe me, it'll save you a ton of time!). Once up, go to the line farthest to the left so you can get your photos taken by an attendant and cameras already installed (you don't have to buy them).

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Thank Rafael G
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you go here make sure to visit in the summer because in the winter you might not be able to see much. Snows and rains a lot.

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Thank Awilda H
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Skydeck offers amazing views from the top of one of the tallest buildings in the U.S. Also, you can get the classic amazing pic standing at the ledge. If this is your first time in Chicago, make sure you go visiting this place even if you're all by yourself.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was nice just being able to visit and be in the former tallest building in the world. Its impressive and amazing how tall this building is even amongst the other tall buildings in chicago.

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