Ethiopian-American contemporary artist @awolerizku re-crafts canonical paintings like Sandro Botticelli’s ‘The Birth of Venus’ with black female figures to speak to the exclusionary western conversation on beauty and desire. Come explore his other works at Peninsula’s Contemporary Art Exhibition through October 30th.
Every day is #NationalDessertDay when you satisfy your sweet tooth with our plum tart from Pierrot Gourmet.
Indulge in sweet treats for a cause at The Lobby in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Proceeds will benefit @asilverliningfoundation, a charity dedicated to providing mammograms to those in need.
Come explore the grandeur of The Lobby. Enjoy contemporary American cuisine and Afternoon Tea under our champagne chandelier amid fresh florals. Photo courtesy of @bluebootsgo.
Toast to cider season at @zbarchicago's next Wanderlust Cocktail Class event, featuring a history and cocktail-making lesson around fall's favorite fruit: apples. Guests will also be gifted a satchel with ingredients to recreate the cocktails at home.
Tucked away in our main upper lobby, Chicago-based artist @carlosrolon created an intimate seating area titled ‘Bonchinche,’ Spanish slang for ‘gossip’ to deliver in both beauty and functionality with a nod to his Puerto Rican heritage. Stay tuned as we dig deeper into our @expochicago inspired contemporary art exhibition to explore unique stories behind each piece.
Treat yourself to a nourishing ‘Pedi-for-a-Cure’ or 'Think Pink Massage' in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month at The Peninsula Spa — a portion of the proceeds will benefit @asilverliningfoundation, a charity committed to helping ensure equal access to quality cancer services for all.
Congratulations to those running the @chimarathon today! Come shorten your recovery time with a massage designed to increase circulation and flush out lactic acid build-up at The Peninsula Spa. #ChicagoMarathon
The Peninsula is thinking pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Join us for a special Pink Peninsula Afternoon Tea in The Lobby to raise funds for @asilverliningfoundation, a charity committed to helping provide uninsured and underinsured individuals with free mammograms.
Whether you want to party like a zombie or indulge in sweets with your kids this Halloween - the Peninsula has you covered! Treat yourself and the the family to our Kids Halloween Tea or join us at the Z Bar’s Zombie-themed Halloween party happening Saturday, October 27th!
We've upgraded your Cobb salad at The Peninsula Spa with some fresh lobster. Photo courtesy of @chicagofoodauthority.
Last week we hosted the grand reveal of our annual exhibition in conjunction with @EXPOChicago, titled ‘But I’m on The Guest List!’ curated by The @FlagARTFoundation. The exhibit features a variety of talented contemporary artists including Chicago’s very own @Carlosrolon. Visitors and Chicago locals can enjoy the works throughout the public areas of the hotel now through October 30. Tap the link in our bio to learn more.
Our vegetarian afternoon tea is the perfect excuse to indulge in a delightful selection of scones, sandwiches and desserts. Join us in The Lobby to partake in this timeless tradition. Photo courtesy of @vegtourist. #worldvegetarianday
Featuring egg noodles with Burmese coconut chicken broth, cilantro and fresh lime, experience high tea with a twist at @ZBarChicago.
Attention, foodies! Over 250 of Chicago’s finest restaurants, chefs, spirit makers and breweries are gathering just down Michigan Avenue at Millennium Park this weekend for tastings to celebrate @Chicago_Gourmet. Photo courtesy of @thebrazengourmand.
End your day at The Peninsula with bubbles, bubbly and a view. Photo courtesy of @eattravelrock.
Celebrate the full moon in honor of the Mid-Autumn Festival with authentic, handmade mooncakes at Shanghai Terrace for another year of harvest and prosperity. We will also be offering a special prix-fixe dinner this evening in celebration.
Are you a toe-dipper or cannonballer? Whatever your style is, don’t worry, because we always keep the water temperature at a perfect 80°. Photo courtesy of @mushroomstew.
Adventure is only a @divvybikes away. Rent one just outside of The Peninsula to explore Chicago's lakeshore path. Photo courtesy of @iamagathe on Instagram.
Pillow fights and laughter are side effects of The Pen’s Suite Escapes. Enjoy complimentary American Breakfast, chauffeured rides and access to our “Keys To the City Program” while you're here. Photo courtesy of @oliviarink.
This is how mornings begin at The Peninsula Chicago. Photo courtesy of @lavivienyc
We’re here to support you every step of the way with our special Marathon Massages designed to help you train, run and recover. For more information please visit the link in our bio.
In celebration of #BourbonHeritageMonth, join us September 30th from 2-4 PM for our next Wanderlust Cocktail Master Class. This spirited lesson in Bourbon, America’s most adored heritage spirit, will allow you to sample ten different whiskeys, showcasing how production methods, mash bills, and aging influence flavor and quality, and more! Visit @zbarchicago’s website to register.
Oktoberfest is officially underway at Pierrot Gourmet! Come in for a traditional German beer and get into the spirit with live music performances.
We are pleased to announce our exciting @expochicago partnership for 2018. For the fourth consecutive year, The Peninsula Chicago will be hosting a contemporary exhibit—this year's entitled: But I'm on The Guest List! curated by The @FLAGArtFoundation. View the installation throughout the public areas of the hotel from September 22nd through October 30th and stay tuned for more.
Untitled #400, 2000
Chromogenic color print
36 3/4 x 26 inches
Courtesy of the artist and Metro Pictures, New York
Join us for Chocolate at The Pen every Friday and Saturday from 7 to 10:30pm at The Lobby. Experience and evening full of custom chocolate creations alongside the musicality of the @champagneallstars.
Make your way to Shanghai Terrace for dim sum and skyline views before the sun sets on summer.
Discover history just south of The Pen at The Rookery. It’s the oldest standing high-rise in Chicago dreamed up by iconic architects Daniel Burnham, John Roots and F.L. Wright. Photo courtesy of @loupaudouy.
Have you met our new guard dog, CoZmo? Featuring designs of @zbarchicago and the work of Chicago artist @brandin.hurley, CoZmo is helping us pay tribute to the important work #ChicagoK9s perform every day. Come show your support for this public art project honoring the @CPDMemorial at The Peninsula by sharing your photos with us! #TheMagMile
From the subterranean Pedway to the Willis Tower Skydeck, Chicago's staggering architecture has no limits. Where will you tour first?
Come celebrate Oktoberfest at Pierrot Gourmet from September 14 through October 7th with authentic German ales, cuisine and live music.