1974 by Commission on Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks.
other nearby markers:
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Chicago Board of Trade's Statues (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Standard Time System in the United States (approx. 0.9 miles away); Continental and Commercial Bank Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rowe Building (approx. 0.9...
Accessibility phone: 312.413.5353, Accessible seating area available (if auditorium/stadium venue), Accessible wheelchair entrance(s), Accessible wheelchair entrance(s)
"Little Italy, UIC"
Onsite parking is available.
EL: Blue to UIC/Halsted. Bus: 8 Halsted, 12 Roosevelt.
This museum is a dynamic memorial to the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Jane Addams, who helped the city's diverse immigrant communities develop roots in Chicago. Today, visitors can learn about Chicago history, borrow seeds from an heirloom seed library, learn about urban horticulture, eat soup...
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cultural, history, indoor, Museum, Nature, science, women's history
The Museum will be closed to the public for tours from December 18th until January 3rd. It will re-open on January 5th for regular hours.