The 154ft-tall, turreted tower is a defining city icon: it was the sole downtown survivor of the 1871 Great Chicago Fire, thanks to its...
Set inside the historic Water Tower , the gallery showcases Chicago-themed works by local photographers and artists.
Water Works Pumping Station
Built in 1869, the Pumping Station and Water Tower , its companion building across the street, were constructed in Gothic style with...
Lookingglass Theatre Company
This well-regarded troupe works in a nifty theater hewn from the old Water Works building. The ensemble cast – which includes cofounder...
Giordano's makes 'stuffed' pizza, a bigger, doughier version of deep dish. It's awesome. If you want a slice of heaven, order the...
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NoMi is perched on the 7th floor of the Park Hyatt hotel, offering a sleek, art-filled interior and spectacular views over the Magnificent Mile. The seasonally driven menu changes regularly. There's an open kitchen, so you can watch your lamb stew with turnip puree or Maine lobster with fava beans being cooked. Reserve a window table around sunset for a true romantic experience.