Washington Square

Interesting
The establishment of Washington Square Park in 1842 stimulated residential development in the neighboring blocks. Today the homes along Dearborn Street between Chicago Avenue and Maple Street give a sense of the area as it must have looked in the late 19C.

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Between Dearborn St., Walton St., Clark St. & Washington Pl.

Nearby tourist attractions

Willis Tower (former Sears Tower)
Willis Tower (former Sears Tower)
Tallest building in the world for over
60 minutes
Skydeck
Skydeck
New, multimedia elevators blast off to
Merchandise Mart
Merchandise Mart
Chicago's wholesale furniture and design
30 minutes
Oriental Theatre / Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Oriental Theatre / Ford Center for the Performing Arts
The "hasheesh-dream décor" of this 1926
15 minutes
The Rookery
The Rookery
The Rookery is one of the earliest
30 minutes
Cadillac Palace Theatre
Cadillac Palace Theatre
This lavish venue, inspired by historic
15 minutes
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Lurie Garden at Millennium Park
Lurie Garden at Millennium Park
This pretty garden is a pleasant place
60 minutes
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
Despite some grumbling about its cost
120 minutes
Grant Park
Grant Park
Overshadowed now by its glitzy neighbor
90 minutes
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