Centennial Wheel at Navy Pier

Centennial Wheel at Navy Pier
Plan your trip to Navy Pier now and enjoy shorter lines by pre-ordering tickets to the brand-new Ferris Wheel, installed in honor of its 100th anniversary this year. At 196 feet high, the Centennial Wheel is the 6th tallest in the world! The new and improved, temperature-controlled gondolas hold up to 10 individuals and provide an unparalleled view of the city. A ride on the Centennial Wheel is sure to make your trip to downtown Chicago one to remember.

Get Tickets

Group Minimum: 20

Each gondola holds up to eight adults and two children


Youth/School Groups:

One adult chaperone required per gondola


Headed to the Chicago Flower and Garden Show?

Special combination ticket offer available!  Learn more here!

Open Daily

Sunday - Thursday: 10am - 10 pm

Friday & Saturday: 10am - midnight

Full Price Tickets: $15


Group Tickets*:

20-500 Tickets: $12

500-1000 Tickets: $11

1000 or More Tickets: $10



Skate by the Lake: $12

Climbing Wall or Pepsi Wave Swinger®: $7

Carousel or Lighthouse: $5


Food Vouchers Available:

McDonald’s Food Voucher: $5

Navy Pier Food Court Voucher: $7


*$3 handling fee per order

Navy Pier

600 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611



Historic Navy Pier® is the #1 leisure destination in the Midwest, welcoming nearly nine million visitors annually. Navy Pier has enjoyed a remarkable evolution. Originally designed for shipping and recreational purposes, the facility has evolved into a premiere entertainment center while also offering exposition facilities. Our history continues to take shape as we build excitement and reimagine Navy Pier, celebrating our 100th anniversary.