The 1924 Metropolitan Tower—colloquially known as the “Beehive Building” due to the unique ornamentation atop it—rises 475 feet (145m) into the blue Chicago sky.
A helicopter flies over Downtown Chicago as seen from Grant Park.
Roosevelt University’s 32-story Wabash Building reaches into the sky over Downtown Chicago near Grant Park.
Exterior architectural detail of the Renzo Piano-designed Modern Wing of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Skyscrapers, including Lake Point Tower, rise along the shore of Chicago’s Monroe Harbor while nearby Navy Pier reaches out into Lake Michigan.
A replica of an Art Nouveau-styled Paris Métro sign—a gift from the city of Paris—greets passengers at Chicago’s Van Buren Street Metra Station.