Welcome home, designer fashion shoppers. Named one of the most affluent neighborhoods in the country, Gold Coast is proud to claim its Oak Street shopping as some of the most luxurious options in the entire city. Home to the Chicago Racquet Club and the original Playboy Mansion, this area is filled with elegant, historic homes. Indulge in upscale food and libations along Rush Street, where you can find iconic Chicago steakhouses and Michelin-starred restaurants.
After shopping, treat yourself to a day of relaxation at one of the many high-end spas in this neighborhood. Walk the lakefront path to enjoy great views of the skyline and Lake Michigan. And, for travelers looking to find a piece of history, The Newberry Library, Chicago History Museum, and The Richard H. Driehaus Museum also call Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood home.