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Guest Code of Conduct

Navy Pier is committed to providing an enjoyable experience for all guests. While visiting Navy Pier, the following general activities
will not be accepted:

  • Violations of the law
  • Any activity that threatens the safety of our guests, tenants and/or employees
  • Any activity that threatens the operations of Navy Pier, or well being of the property
  • Any activity that would disrupt the legitimate business of Navy Pier and its tenants
  • Any unauthorized water entry
  • For the safety of all our guests, bicycle riding is prohibited on the South Dock and East End Plaza
  • Smoking, except in authorized places

Examples of specific activities that are not permitted include, but are not limited to:

  • Disruptive profanity, vulgar or threatening language or unpermitted amplified sound
  • Unnecessarily blocking walkways, roadways or store fronts
  • Soliciting, littering or excessive loitering
  • Operating unauthorized recreational and/or personal transportation devices (skateboarding, segways)
  • Horseplay or disorderly conduct of any nature
  • Unleashed dogs or exotic pets
  • Illegal weapons
  • Commercial photography without permission
  • Operating an unmanned aerial vehicle (i.e. drone)

About Navy Pier

More Than You Imagine

Navy Pier is the People’s Pier, Chicago’s lakefront treasure, welcoming all and offering dynamic and eclectic experiences through partnerships and programs that inspire discovery and wonder.

Since its reopening in 1995, more than 180 million guests have come to enjoy the Pier's 50 acres of unparalleled attractions and experiences. In 2020, Navy Pier continues to evolve into an accessible, year-round centerpiece for Chicago’s diverse arts and cultural treasures.


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Navy Pier

600 E. GRAND AVENUE
CHICAGOIL 60611
1-800 595-PIER (7437)

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