Water Tower Place
John Hancock Center
Get high in Chicago's third-tallest skyscraper. In many ways the view here surpasses the one at Willis Tower. The 94th-floor observatory...
The 154ft-tall, turreted tower is a defining city icon: it was the sole downtown survivor of the 1871 Great Chicago Fire, along with the...
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...
‘Call it a restaurant. Call it an eatery. Just don’t call it a food court!’ demands the mantra of Foodlife – a place with a dozen...
835 N Michigan Ave · interesting places nearby
Water Tower Place information
Water Tower Place launched the city’s love affair with vertical shopping centers. Many locals swear this first one remains the best. The mall houses 100 stores on seven levels, including Abercrombie & Fitch, Macy’s, Aritzia (the mod Canadian chain), Akira (the hip local clothing vendor), Lego and American Girl Place.