Grant Park & Buckingham Fountain, Chicago Photos

Grant Park graces Chicago's lakefront & was extended by Millennium Park on its north & improvements to the park area around the Shedd Aquarium & Field Museum on its south end. One of Grant Park's highlights is Buckingham Fountain (1927) designed by Edward H. Bennett. Grant Park is lovingly landscaped & maintained by numerous gardens & sculptures.

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Skyline of South Michigan Avenue over lake & Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Black Sears Tower, red CNA Plaza, McCormick, Metropolitan, Santa Fe, & Park Monroe buildings over gardens of Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Sculpted steel flowers in Grant Park seen against Sears Tower. Chicago, IL.Red CNA Plaza, McCormick, & Metropolitan buildings over gardens of Grant Park. Chicago, IL.
Skyline of South Michigan Avenue over lake & Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Black Sears Tower, red CNA Plaza, McCormick, Metropolitan, Santa Fe, & Park Monroe buildings over gardens of Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Sculpted steel flowers in Grant Park seen against Sears Tower. Chicago, IL.Red CNA Plaza, McCormick, & Metropolitan buildings over gardens of Grant Park. Chicago, IL.
Monument at end of bridge going into Grant Park. Chicago, IL.The Bowman by Ivan Mestrovic at Grant Park. Chicago, IL.One & Two Prudential Plaza & Aon Center over gardens of Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Overview of highrises along Michigan Avenue including red CNA Plaza seen against Grant Park & boats on Lake Michigan. Chicago, IL.
Monument at end of bridge going into Grant Park. Chicago, IL.The Bowman (1928) by Ivan Mestrovic at Grant Park. Chicago, IL.One & Two Prudential Plaza & Aon Center over gardens of Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Overview of highrises along Michigan Avenue including red CNA Plaza seen against Grant Park & boats on Lake Michigan. Chicago, IL.
Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Seahorse sculpture detail of Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park. Chicago, IL.
Buckingham Fountain (1927) in Grant Park. Chicago, IL. Architect: Edward H. Bennett of Bennett, Parsons & Frost + Jacques Lambert.Seahorse sculpture detail of Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park. Chicago, IL.Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park. Chicago, IL.

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