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Steve and Sue Lavey started this endeavor to show others that it is possible to find lots of free and low-cost things to do in the city. Having traveled the world extensively, we have found that some of the best educational and enriching activities in the world’s great cities have been free. Please follow Free Things to Do in Chicago on Facebook because that is where we post most of our daily finds and follow us on Twitter as we are constantly adding things to our Twitter page all day long.


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