Chicago Park District

Grant Park

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337 E Randolph Dr (at Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL 60601, United States
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Open until 11:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 6:00 AM–11:00 PM

Proudly referred to as Chicago's "front yard," Grant Park is a public park, 319 acres located in Chicago’s central business district in the Loop Community area. Grant Park’s most notable features include Millennium Park, Buckingham Fountain, the Art Institute of Chic... (See all)

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  • Jacqueline E.

    Grant Park, Check out Freebie, its awesome! Read more

    Jacqueline Espino · 5 days ago
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  • Blake B.

    City scene from the park looking north.

    Blake Britton · 2 weeks ago
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  • Blake B.

    Beautiful scenery

    Blake Britton · 2 weeks ago
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  • Blake B.

    The Michigan Avenue Wall as seen from "The Bean."

    Blake Britton · 2 weeks ago
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  • Kelly W.

    Nothing but snow and an breath-taking view here in the winter.

    Kelly Wong · February 17
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  • John B.

    Garden's and picnic spots. ;)

    John Broccardo · February 7
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  • Alexa H.

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    Alexa Henderson · January 12
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  • Ann B.

    QVF Group: Forensic insolvency investigations Read more

    Ann Bell · December 29, 2014
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  • Nayeli J.

    La renta de bicis es lo máximo

    Nayeli Jiménez · October 20, 2014
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  • Ku M.

    All cool races start here

    Ku Mays · October 15, 2014
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  • Molina J.

    Lo mas tipico de Chicago...el centro de reunion,paseo y deporte

    Molina Julio · October 14, 2014
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  • kevin j.

    Round 2! #chicagomarathon

    kevin jimenez · October 12, 2014
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  • Duncan P.

    The chicago skyline is an amazing backdrop during lollapalooza

    Duncan PJ · September 2, 2014
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  • Amelia

    Offers so much: baseball/softball fields, tennis courts, beach volleyball, and jogging/biking trails

    Amelia · August 23, 2014
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  • Alex

    Go straight to the Bean and take a selfie.

    Alex · August 18, 2014
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  • Man_Used👽👾👽

    Location was beauty.

    Man_Used👽👾👽 · August 9, 2014
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  • Ken M.

    Checking out Chicago!

    Ken Mallinson · August 8, 2014
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  • The Wall Street Journal

    This amazing acreage hosts music fests, innovative plays…and presidential acceptance speeches watched by 100,000 attendees. Read more

    The Wall Street Journal · August 3, 2014
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  • ✞CONSTANTINE ✞

    Grant Park has the Buckingham Palace in the center as its focal point and a park that is used for the famous Lollapalooza. Buckingham Fountain is beyond gorgeous, especially at night...

    ✞CONSTANTINE ✞ · March 27, 2014
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  • Wasan Z.

    It's my 6th Chicago marathon 👍👍👍👍👍👍❗️❗️❗️❗️❗️

    Wasan Zhen · March 4, 2014
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  • Jennie

    Ride your bike here! Dunno why the lights to cross the street take so long though.

    Jennie · August 28, 2013
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  • ANTHONY P.

    U do see some wierd things, but overall, great place for photos!

    ANTHONY PARRA · August 20, 2013
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  • Jaysyn L.

    Buckingham Fountain look familiar to you? It's featured in the opening title sequence on "Married With Children". Move here and work in a shoe store. Whoaaaah Bundy!!!

    Jaysyn Longoria · August 20, 2013
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  • Dory M.

    Lollapalooza weekend!

    Dory Maciel · August 4, 2013
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  • Aaron C.

    Right in the heart of the city. A must walk day or night. Lot's of greenery, great views of Lake Michigan and the city. Special events going on all the time. Buckingham Fountain sits within.

    Aaron Cruz · July 24, 2013
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  • Karen C.

    Lalapooluza is setting up

    Karen Cabby · July 23, 2013
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  • Emily C.

    Hula hoop here it's a hoot

    Emily Canibano · July 21, 2013
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  • Alex G.

    BLACKHAWKS BABY! THIS FRIDAY RALLY FOR THE CHAMPIONS

    Alex Guadian · June 27, 2013
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  • Hollie M.

    At the top of every hour, the fountain sprays really high. If you're not trying to get wet, walk around.

    Hollie Morris · June 14, 2013
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  • Chicago Park District

    Buckingham Fountain is open for the 2013 season, daily from 8 a.m. - 11 p.m. http://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/parks/clarence-f-buckingham-memorial-fountain/

    Chicago Park District · May 2, 2013
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  • K12 Inc

    Did you know? Grant Park dates back to the 1830's and is one of the oldest parks in the city. It's historically significant for hosting the 1893 World Exposition and being a site along Route 66. Read more

    K12 Inc · April 3, 2013
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  • Emily C.

    Summer festivals.

    Emily Clift · February 27, 2013
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  • Sara O.

    This place hosts some of the city's biggest & best outdoor events <3 Notably, LOLLAPALOOZA!

    Sara O · December 25, 2012
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  • Jake S.

    If you can, head here during the week for a relaxing, peaceful visit without many other people around.

    Jake Smith · September 25, 2012
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  • Dave F.

    Watch out for tourists on Segways. I don't think they are watching out for you.

    Dave Floyd · September 17, 2012
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  • Dave F.

    Visit Buckingham Fountain.

    Dave Floyd · September 17, 2012
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  • Cody L.

    If your looking for the statue of Grant, it's in Lincoln Park. But Lincoln's statue is here.

    Cody Lorance · September 4, 2012
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  • David W.

    I love Grant Park. Still amazed at the amount cool events that occur there.

    David Weathersby · August 12, 2012
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  • David W.

    It's amazing how many cool events can happen in one park

    David Weathersby · August 12, 2012
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  • MasterCard

    Renamed in 1901 after President Grant, this park has hosted presidential rallies, music rallies, and innumerable softball games. Visit at sunrise to see the city wake up.

    MasterCard · August 6, 2012
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  • StreetWise_CHI

    We have many vendors nearby! Help them out :)

    StreetWise_CHI · August 2, 2012
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  • Kevin M.

    He has a junior college in carbondale illinois name after him

    Kevin Mcghee Jr · July 24, 2012
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  • Wrigley F.

    Millenium Park gets all the attention but Grant Park is great for relaxing. There are public restrooms & a little cafe at Buckingham Fountain plaza. Or bring a picnic lunch & blanket & just chill.

    Wrigley Fielder · June 12, 2012
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  • Travel + Leisure

    Head to the lakefront park during the summer, when it hosts two major events: Taste of Chicago, the world’s largest outdoor food festival, and Lollapalooza, the annual music festival. Read more

    Travel + Leisure · May 29, 2012
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  • Scott Kleinberg

    There's a wonderful Chicago project on Instagram called #instagram312. When you upload your Chicago photos to Instagram, tag them #instagram312 to be included in the collection.

    Scott Kleinberg · May 25, 2012
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  • Kirstjen L.

    Beautiful place to walk the dog, see the skyline, watch a sunrise.

    Kirstjen Lorenz · May 23, 2012
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  • Ayaz H.

    Site of Obama's victory speech in '08.

    Ayaz Hyder · February 4, 2012
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  • Eluma Cigs

    It's an awesome thing being able to use your Eluma just about anywhere outside and not aggravate the non-smokers around you.

    Eluma Cigs · January 3, 2012
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  • John S.

    I like talking with the homeless people in the park. They have some amazing stories to share.

    John Smithers · December 7, 2011
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  • Kyle O.

    The lesser known brother to Millennium Park but just as amazing!

    Kyle Oldfield · November 22, 2011
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