10. Garfield Park Conservatory
Eternal summer. The Garfield Park Conservatory boast one of the most gorgeous fern and palm rooms in the country. This site is perfect for the plant and nature lovers. Beautiful perfectly curated botanicals as far as the eye can see. A stunning location to propose under jungle palms and succulents.
9. Promotory Point
Located near the Museum of Science and Industry in Burnham Park. Promotory Point gives you a beautiful southside view of the skyline right on the water.
8. Lyric Opera House
Propose in this art deco architectural masterpiece that has housed some of the most romantic operas from La Boheme to La Traviata.
7. On the Chicago River
Rent a boat, join an Architectural Tour, or go to one of the countless gorgeous bars that look at our magnificent city. We recommend the views from RPM Seafood or London House.
6. Under the Tiffany dome in the Cultural Center
Propose under what is arguably the most magnificent Tiffany dome ever created. This stunning historic landmark located on the top floor of the Chicago Cultural Center is an Instagram dream.
5. Forest Preserves
Who says you can't have the best of both worlds? Just because you live in one of the greatest cities doesn't mean you can't have your once in a lifetime moment in nature. Just 20-40 min outside of the city(depending which park you chose) you will find the nature preserves. Check the Chicago Park District website for ideal scenic locations.
4. Historic Music Box Theater
Built in 1928, this charming historic Uptown landmark movie theater still holds all of the romance and charm of old Hollywood.
3. The Art Institute
The perfect spot for the art lovers. Founded in 1879, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the world. You can find propose among the Impressionist master works, the contemporary wing designed by Renzo Piano, or one of the lush gardens on either side of the museum.
Who doesn't love a quiet moment by the Chicago Lakefront. Surprise your partner on a run, bikeride, or a romantic evening picnic.
1. Any place where you are your partner have shared lasting memories (first restaurant, first date, your home, or where you first said I love you)