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.

Useful information

Address : 

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
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Skydeck
Skydeck
New, multimedia elevators blast off to
Merchandise Mart
Merchandise Mart
Chicago's wholesale furniture and design
0:30
Oriental Theatre / Ford Center for the Performing Arts
Oriental Theatre / Ford Center for the Performing Arts
The "hasheesh-dream décor" of this 1926
0:15
The Rookery
The Rookery
The Rookery is one of the earliest
0:30
Cadillac Palace Theatre
Cadillac Palace Theatre
This lavish venue, inspired by historic
0:15
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Lurie Garden at Millennium Park
Lurie Garden at Millennium Park
This pretty garden is a pleasant place
1:00
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
Despite some grumbling about its cost
2:00
Grant Park
Grant Park
Overshadowed now by its glitzy neighbor
1:30
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