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Impressive area

Lots of large financial institutions in the area, Go inside the Wintrust building on the first... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
IAN D
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Wigan, United Kingdom
Impressive architecture

The buildings in this area really reflect strength in architecture and banking. The three main... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2015
Diane K
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Chicago, Illinois
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Sep 9, 2018
“Impressive area”
Oct 17, 2015
“Impressive architecture”
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Lots of large financial institutions in the area, Go inside the Wintrust building on the first floor which is amazing.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed October 17, 2015

The buildings in this area really reflect strength in architecture and banking. The three main buildings are the Chicago Board of Trade, the old Continental Bank Building and the Federal Reserve. Today we visited the Continental Bank Building during Open House Chicago. We were able...More

1  Thank Diane K
Reviewed September 16, 2015

La Salle Street probably is the most filmed location in Chicago known from Batman to Transformers. Don't miss the Roockery Building

Thank Fernost2012
Reviewed October 25, 2014

This is for architecture buffs. All buildings have their story and belong to a particular genre. The highlight is of course the chicago board of trade a jewel of the deco movement and comes with a great story in the context of the great depression....More

3  Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed May 27, 2013

The financial district is located in the Chicago Loop and is centered on LaSalle St with the best part from Adams St to its end at the Chicago Board of Trade at Jackson Blvd. The two best attractions for visitors is seeing the architecture in...More

Thank Steve1362
Reviewed February 23, 2013

This is the Wall Street of the midwest. Also because that time is dated, it is a great collection of 1920 and 30's architecture.

Thank HelloJoeOne
Reviewed May 14, 2012

I live in Chicago, and I never get tired of the enegry that pumps from the CBOT. It's great to people watch, but even better to check out the art deco buildings and unique arcitecture.

1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed April 20, 2012

I really can't say too much, there are some interesting examples of 1920s' architecture with the Rookery Building being my favoritre.

Thank SouthsideJohnny
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