Posts tagged "Marina City"

Happy 50th Birthday, Marina City!

Happy 50th Birthday, Marina City!
Marina City is one of those Chicago landmarks that makes the cityscape what it is today. Those corn cob towers are so strange looking, but back in the day it was the place to be. This month, Marina City celebrates its 50th anniversary, and of course I thought we could all use a little history... Read more »

A city within a city in downtown Chicago

A city within a city in downtown Chicago
Marina City is one of those Chicago landmarks that is just sort of there. Nobody really knows a ton about it, and I don’t think I’ve ever even met anyone who has lived there. Or who knows anyone who has lived there for that matter. It always seemed kind of shady to me, but apparently... Read more »