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Chicago Historic Water Tower

806 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Architecture

One of the few buildings to survive the Great Chicago Fire, the Historic Water Tower is an icon on North Michigan Avenue and houses the City Gallery, which showcases Chicago photography. The tower was built in 1869 by architect William W. Boyington.

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Garfield Park Conservatory •  Apr 20 @ 10AM

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!Taíno Vive! Caribbean Indigenous Resistance at The National Puerto Rican Museum Chicago

The National Puerto Rican Museum Chicago •  Jan 06 – Jun 16

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture will host “Caribbean Indigenous Resistance / Resistencia indígena del Caribe ¡Taíno Vive!” January 6 – June 16,…

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Grant Park  •  May 25 – May 26

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