As of 2015, some activities at Chicago's Navy Pier include visiting the Chicago Children's Museum, Crystal Gardens and the Navy Pier Park. The Navy Pier also offers several sightseeing and dining cruises.
The Chicago Children's Museum contains a dinosaur expedition playground, a three-story schooner display and several do-it-yourself activities. The Crystal Gardens is an indoor botanical garden featuring over 80 types of foliage, while the Navy Pier Park offers a variety of outdoor amusement park rides, such as a Ferris wheel and a carousel.
Seadog Cruises offers historical and architectural sightseeing tours, while the Spirit of Chicago provides lunch or dinner during a trip around Chicago Harbor.