I think it’s fair to say that most Chicagoans have never seen most of Chicago. Many Chicagoans have never ventured beyond the downtown and north lakefront neighborhoods. They’ve missed a lot of what makes this a great city.
A family adventure tour can be a great way to kill a day with the kids – and introduce them to public transportation. If the CTA makes you shudder you can opt for a bike or Segway tour.