Known simply by its initials, MCA, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago is located next to the Water Tower Place and behind Seneca Park, in a central location. It is an institution dedicated to the dissemination of contemporary art and is among the most important of its kind worldwide. Its exhibitions are always of the highest quality. Its permanent collection contains a vast representation of most current artistic trends. Obviously, it's not ideal for children. However, for those interested in the subject, it is a must.