Best Free Midwest Attractions: Illinois
Take a walking tour of Chicago, learn about John Deere's life and visit Abraham Lincoln's home in Springfield -- all free!
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Free Chicago museums
National Museum of Mexican Art (pictured) The nation's largest Latino museum features art from both sides of the border. National Museum of Mexican Art
Smith Museum of Stained Glass An intimate gallery on Navy Pier has windows by Tiffany, Wright and others. Smith Museum of Stained Glass
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Money Museum See a cube made from $1 million and learn how to identify fake bills. View the museum on your own or take a guided tour. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Money Museum