Free Things To Do in Chicago with Kids

Some of the best things in life really are free—even in a city like Chicago! You just have to know where to look. Our Free Fun Things to Do in Chicago Guide lists a multitude of no-cost classes and camps for kids, plus info on when you can visit enriching family destinations like museums and zoos for free.

We've also got the scoop on plenty of free things to do, including the best free annual festivals, free times at all our favorite Chicago museums and culture spots, free movies, free places to play inside, and free concerts in the summer.

Free activities for kids in Chicago include the Lincoln Park Zoo, which is always free. Photo courtesy of the museum via Facebook