By Lorraine Johnson and John Ryan
The DK Eyewitness Chicago trip advisor will lead you thru the easiest sights town has to supply, together with totally illustrated insurance of the entire significant attractions from Lincoln Park Zoo to the artwork Institute of Chicago. The consultant offers all of the insider advice each customer wishes, even if youre buying in Michigan road, having fun with the rides on the army Pier funfair or being surprised by means of perspectives from the Sears Tower. Youll locate accomplished listings of the easiest motels, eating places, retailers and nightlife in all components of the town, for all budgets. Plus, 3D cutaways and floorplans of all of the must-see websites and highway maps to steer you thru town, with trustworthy details on getting round. DK Eyewitness Chicago explores the tradition, historical past, flora and fauna and structure of Chicago, no longer forgetting its rather diversified outlying parts. With the entire websites, retailers, excursions and sights indexed region via zone, this DK Eyewitness commute advisor is your crucial better half to Chicago.
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Free Loop train tour with ghosts and goblins. Mayor Daley’s Kids and Kites Fest (early Oct), Lake Shore Dr and Montrose Ave. Annual House Tour (second weekend), Pullman (p119). A rare opportunity to see inside this historic district’s 19th-century houses. Chicago Marathon (second Sun), downtown. One of the world’s largest marathons, with thousands of participants, and spectators in the hundreds of thousands cheering runners along the The Chicago Marathon, attracting athletes from around the world C H I C A G O T H R O U G H T H E Y E A R 35 Temperature AVERA 30 °F °C 86 20 68 10 50 0 32 14 – 10 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun State Street Thanksgiving Day Parade (Thanksgiving), State St between Congress Pkwy and Randolph St.
The impressive European collection contains 25,000 objects crafted from wood, metal, glass, ceramics, enamel, and ivory dating from 1100 to the present. It also includes sculpture from the medieval period to 1900. The American collection includes an excellent selection of Arts and Crafts furniture, including a beautiful oak library table (1896) designed by Frank Lloyd Wright (see p30). The fine European and American textile collection spans 15 centuries and Remarkable works of late medieval and Renaissance metal-craft are showcased in the George F.
Q Washington (red line). # 24 hrs daily. 7 h See Where to Stay, Hotel Burnham p140. The Reliance Building’s two-stage construction (1891–95) was as unusual as were the structural-support techniques used. The leases for the upper floors of the original building on the site did not expire until 1894, so when work on the new Reliance Building began in 1890, the upper floors of the old building were supported on jack screws and the lower stories demolished. The ground floors of the Reliance Building were completed and in 1894, when the leases expired, the upper floors were demolished and the steel framing for 13 more stories completed, in 15 days.
Chicago - Eyewitness Travel Guide by Lorraine Johnson and John Ryan