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South Loop

What you need to know

Chicago’s South Loop plays host to many of the city’s most iconic museums, parks and attractions. Bordered by the expansive Grant Park and Chicago’s Museum Campus, this neighborhood is usually full to the brim with both tourists and residents alike. Though commercial businesses take up much of the space in this urban community, young professionals and students have recently started flocking to the area, producing an outcropping of fun bars, trendy restaurants and great nightlife in addition to the neighborhood’s mainstays.

Population: 97,362

ZIP: 60605, 60607, 60608, 60616

Communities: Grant Park, Museum Campus, Motor Row District, South Michigan Avenue, Prairie Avenue District

Major CTA Stops: Harrison (Red Line), Roosevelt (Green, Red and Orange Line)


South Loop Restaurants


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South Loop Attractions

Events in South Loop