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Top 10 Chicago by Elaine Glusac, Elisa Kronish

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John G. Shedd Aquarium

The eponymous John G. Shedd, president of Marshall Field’s department store, donated this Beaux Arts aquarium to Chicago in 1929. One of the city’s top attractions ever since, it houses some 25,500 marine animals representing 2,100 different species that include amphibians, fish, and aquatic mammals. The latter romp in the saltwater of the glass-walled Oceanarium, which places an infinity pool in front of Lake Michigan to transporting effect.prac_info1200 S. Lake Shore Dr • 312 939 2438www.sheddaquarium.org • “L” station: Roosevelt (Green, Orange, & Red lines) • Open summer (Memorial Day to Labor Day): 9am–6pm daily, (to 10pm Thu ...

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