Located in Chicago, Grant Park is one of the Windy City’s most popular parks and offers a picturesque green expanse where families can have a fun day out. Spanning an area of around 319 acres, this park is home to the famous Buckingham Fountain which is one of the largest in the world. Showcasing 134 water jets and 820 lights, this spectacular fountain features an hourly water display including a jet of water shooting 150 meters into the air! Other attractions at Grant Park include the Field Museum of Natural History, the Shedd Aquarium and the Art Institute. Those heading to the city and looking for a luxury hotel Chicago can stay at The Peninsula Chicago. This centrally located Chicago hotel is conveniently situated within easy reach of such attractions as Grant Park.