Chicago Architecture: 15 Must-See Buildings

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

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))
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  
Author: Ana Ojha
Read it on author's website: http://www.anamikaojha.com/2016/09/01/chicago-architecture-15-must-see-buildings/

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