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Explore Jackson Park, site of the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893 and future home to the Obama Presidential Center.

Duration
2 Hours
Price
$15 public
FREE for CAF members
Meet
Jackson Park in the parking lot at the northeast corner of Hayes Dr. and Cornell Ave.

Discover how architect Daniel Burnham and landscape designer Frederick Law Olmsted turned swampy marshes into a beautiful site for a fair so grand it continues to fascinate people today. See the Garden of the Phoenix, which honors the relationship that exists between the U.S. and Japan, and the recently installed Skylanding sculpture by Yoko Ono on the park’s Wooded Island.

Note: Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.

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