Explore Chicago’s Secret Gardens

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While Chicago is well known for its soaring skyscrapers, it is also revered for its incredible public parks and gardens. Chicago has worked hard to find a balance between big business and open public spaces. Throughout the city, visitors can explore some beautiful greenery in unexpected places. You can visit gardens atop a building in […]

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Check Out Chicago’s Best Cultural Centers

Crowds of people gather around the Cloud Gate sculpture in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Cloud Gate is also known as "The Bean" because of its shape and is a very popular attraction located in Millenium Park in Chicago.

Chicago boasts a long history as well as varied international heritage. The city is infused with rich cultural traditions, and they’re just waiting to be explored. Learn about Chicago’s immigrant roots by visiting the cultural centers of Chicago! These exciting centers are free to visit and just a short trip from Catalyst Chicago.   Cultural […]

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Willkommen: The Best German Restaurants in Chicago

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Warm, hearty German food hits the spot like nothing else. Luckily, Chicago is brimming with incredible restaurants that showcase cuisines from all over the world. So, the next time you find yourself craving bratwurst and sauerkraut, check out these exceptional German restaurants in Chicago!   The Best German Restaurants in Chicago The Berghoff Known for […]

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