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Questions regarding Union Station Chicago

Ann-Marie

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My husband has wanted to do an Amtrak trip cross country forever! So for our 45th. anniversary, I gave in. We are flying into Chicago on a Friday, and the tour leaves on Sunday. We leave from Union Station. Does anyone have any suggestions about hotels? I an not able to walk a huge amount, so it will limit what we do. We did spend a few days in downtown Chicago a few years ago, so we did see the major attractions at that time. Is there anything to do right around Union Station? My service dog will be coming so we really don’t want to b
 

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Hopefully @Cornell will see this. She lives in Chicago.
 

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there's not much to do around Union Station, except for the Sears Tower, and maybe a river boat ride. Most of the sight seeing on Michigan avenue and museums is 1-2 miles away.
I suggest either stay close to Union Station and take cabs/Ubers over to Michigan ave. or better yet, stay on Michigan Ave (lots of good hotels) and take cab back to Union station.
 
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