Skydeck Chicago

 
No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the top of the Willis Tower and The Ledge at Skydeck Chicago! 
 
Treat your groups to an all new, “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!
 

Contact Info
Address: Willis Tower, 233 S. Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60606. Cook County. Tel: 312-875-9696. Email: sales@theskydeck.comWebsite: www.theskydeck.comHrs: Apr.-Sept. 9AM-10PM, Oct.-Mar.: 10AM-8PM. Contact: Sales, 312-875-9447.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.
 
See our Teachers Guide for pre-visit and post-visit activities

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

360 Degrees Observatories Lesson Plan

Most major cities have an observation deck. Built on top of skyscrapers, they provide visitors with 360˚ views of the world below and give them an opportunity to view a city from a different perspective. Students observe the physical and human geography of a city from the vantage point of an observation deck.... Continue