More than any one attraction, Chicago’s skyline is its most iconic feature. It’s one of the tallest and greenest cities in the world, with a beautiful lakefront perch to boot. All of that also adds up to being a city with unforgettable sunsets.
The best Chicago sunset viewpoints broadly fall into two categories: sites with height, be it observation decks or rooftop bars, and scenic landmarks that look extra striking dressed up in early evening pastels. Lucky for visitors, sunset comes every day, so you can easily see the Chicago sunset for several angles in a single trip.
Here are 10 of the best places in the city to be during that magic hour.