Articles for Chicago Places

Logan Monument

Famous Chicago memorial featuring the general John Logan

Old Watertower

A super old building with always-changing interesting exhibits inside

Ping Tom Park

A beautiful park in Chinatown that is great to explore

Chicago Pedway

A series of underground walkways with restaurants, stores, and occassional art exhibits

Chicago Poetry Foundation

Quiet, relaxing spot filled with a massive collection of poetry

West Ridge Nature Preserve

Cool nature preserve, right along a busy road (Western), that is silent and peaceful inside

Oz Park

Public park centered on the Wizard of Oz, with statues, slippers, and a yellow brick path

Southbank Park

An awesome riverwalk in the South Loop

Fourth Presbyterian Church

Cool church that is worth going inside

Palmisano Park

Park featuring a fishing/quarry pond, walking trails, a small waterfall, and great views of the skyline

The 606

Converted train line that is now an elevated trail for walking, running, and biking

Chicago Firefighter/Paramedics Memorial

Lesser known park dedicated to Chicago firefighters and paramedics