For those looking for the ultimate Chicago experience, a visit to the Magnificent Mile is an absolute must. The northern part of Michigan Avenue, the Magnificent Mile; also referred to as the ‘Mag Mile’, runs from the Chicago River to Oak Street. It is one of the greatest avenues of the world and is home to numerous luxurious restaurants, department stores and malls, shops and boutiques, as well as residential and commercial buildings, upscale hotels, majestic architecture and so much more. This fashionable street is said to be one of the best shopping districts in the world and is therefore a must-visit for all shopaholics visiting Chicago. The Magnificent Mile is also located close to some of Chicago’s popular attractions like the Chicago Water Tower, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Wrigley Building.
The numerous establishments and attractions found here all have different operating hours
Around 2 hours or more
Adults, senior visitors, young adults, families, children
The numerous stores, museums and impressive architecture
Muslim visitors may not find a mosque on the Magnificent Mile, but they will definitely be able to find prayer facilities nearby. The city of Chicago is home to many mosques and Islamic Centers. Masjid-Al-Faatir, Masjid Al-Noor, the North Side Mosque of Chicago, and Masjid Al-Ansar are some of the many mosques in the city.
The Magnificent Mile is home to over 275 restaurants. Muslims visiting the attraction are therefore sure to find at least a few restaurants serving Halal food. If unable to do so, they will certainly find establishments serving vegetarian and seafood dishes. Due to the large population of Muslims residing in Chicago, it is quite easy to locate Halal restaurants while in the city.