Chicago Architecture: 15 Must-See Buildings

Chicago Architecture: 15 Must-See Buildings, Chicago, Illinois (B)

If you want to see the best man-made architectures, then Chicago is the America’s most magnificent architectural city with its high rises and skyscrapers touching the sky. Chicago’s world renowned architecture is a paradise for any architect. It reflects the history of the American architecture. Whether you like Art-deco, colonial revival, Edwardian architecture, Gothic Revival, Greek Revival, Renaissance Revival, urban or modern architecture, Chicago offers various styles for any architectural lover!

Based on my recent trip to the windy city, I found these top 15 must see buildings for any Chicago visitor who wants to explore the surreal architecture of this city!

Wrigley building is an iconic building with a clock tower, reflecting the French Renaissance and Spanish Colonial Revival architectures. The Wrigley Building was Chicago’s first air-conditioned office building. Don’t forget to see the brightly illuminated night view of this building!

Tribune Tower reflects the neo-Gothic structure and it is a gateway to the Magnificient Mile – the elite shopping destination in Chicago. Take the time to stop and admire the architecture and craftsmanship of this beautiful building! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Chicago Architecture: 15 Must-See Buildings
Guide Location: USA » Chicago
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Ana Ojha
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Wrigley Building
  • Tribune Tower
  • Chicago Water Tower and Pumping Station
  • Aqua
  • Marina City
  • Willis Tower
  • John Hancock Center
  • The Rookery
  • Carbide and Carbon Building
  • Chicago Board of Trade Building
  • Lake Point Tower
  • Carson, Pirie, Scott & Co. Building
  • Marquette Building
  • Fourth Presbyterian Church
  • Trump Tower

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