Obscura Society

Please join us in welcoming the latest addition to the Obscura Society family: Chicago. We’ll be kicking things off with a local meetup and brainstorming session on Feb 22.



Feb 22 - Chicago Chapter Meetup & Brainstorming Session
Help us kick off the newly-formed Chicago Chapter of Atlas Obscura! Join a dynamic group of urban explorers and aficionados of all things extraordinary at one of Chicago’s most unique venues, the Silver Palm Restaurant and come up with crazy ideas together.

Mar 3- Weird Chicago Tour
Join us and the experts from Weird Chicago for a private 3-hour bus tour of the most bizarre and secretly strange spots in Chicago

More adventures coming soon - join one of our local announcements list to be the first to find out about our next outing near you

In the meantime, add your name to our new Chicago-area local email list and we’ll be sure to keep you in the loop on upcoming events and exploration opportunities.


ONE OF US: If you would like to join Team Chicago as a Field Agent, help out by hosting an event in Chicago, or if you think you might want to kickstart a new chapter near you fill out this sweet form and let us know why you are so awesome.

We know you know the best local places to explore. We always welcome your suggestions for strange and intriguing places to check out: Send your brilliant ideas to obscurasociety@atlasobscura.com