Have you ever wondered what it meant to “See as far as the eye can see”? A visit to the Sears Tower Skydeck will leave you wondering no more. At over 1300 feet above ground and located on the 103rd floor of the Sears Tower in Chicago, visitors come from miles around, and even a few floors down to take in the outstanding view the sky deck has to offer.
The lookout on the Sears Tower Deck spans over four states and even parts of Lake Michigan. Everyone who visits the deck, particularly on windy days, can help but notice the amazing feeling of the building when it sways. The Skydeck also offers visitors large telescopes which have a high magnification so that viewers can see detail of Chicago and the outlying skyline. Looking out over the Chicago skyline isn’t the only thing you can do when you visit the Sears Tower Skydeck, Chicago history is alive and well inside the skydeck. There are numerous displays and exhibits outlining Chicago’s rich history to take in at the deck as well. With special elevators that deliver you to the Sears Tower Skydeck in about 45 seconds there won’t be any time wasted getting there!