Used to be: The place you’d go to check out the mother of all dinosaur skeletons, Sue the T. rex.
Is now: One of the most surprisingly luxe spots to nurse your baby, thanks to the award-winning ladies’ room.
Used to be: Where you’d dodge tourists on their first visit to the Windy City.
Is now: A great place to take a selfie with your Chicago baby.
Used to be: The mall to hit for a little retail therapy.
Is now: The ideal indoor spot for a little stroller-based exercise (and some shopping on the side).
Used to be: Where the diehards go to cheer on the Monsters of the Midway.
Is now: The rare place where dad can handle diaper duty for once—all restrooms are equipped with changing stations.
Lincoln Park Zoo
Used to be: Where you’d keep tabs on the lions and tigers and bears.
Is now: Where music and monkeys go hand-in-hand, thanks to Mr. Singer, who performs original songs at Farm-in-the-Zoo on Wednesday and Friday mornings.