Located on the cusp Lake Michigan, 360 CHICAGO (formerly John Hancock Observatory) is one of Chicago’s most visited tourist attractions and is located at 875 North Michigan Avenue on the 94th floor of John Hancock Center. Perched 1,000 feet above The Magnificent Mile®, adults and children can explore the city by zooming in and out on the interactive screens to learn more about the famous locations and test their knowledge playing with digital quizzes.
With a tagline of “Best Views. All Around.” 360 CHICAGO aptly describes the comprehensive guest experience at the 94th floor observatory. From the moment they step off the elevator, guests are awed by the breathtaking, 360-degree views of Chicago. 360 CHICAGO takes it a step further, providing interactive learning opportunities at every turn.
The experience begins with a journey on the fastest elevator in the North America, travelling at 1,800 feet (549 meters) per minute, only taking 40 seconds to reach the 94th floor.