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City Gallery

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Free gallery in historic water tower

The exhibits change every few months. It only takes about 15 minutes to walk through. It is... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Diane K
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Chicago, Illinois
Rotating Exhibitions in the Historic Water Tower

This gallery is located inside of the historic water tower. (The water tower is one of the only... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2016
underwater337
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 Sep 2017
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7 Sep 2016
“Free gallery in historic water tower”
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This gallery features temporary exhibitions that showcase local artists and photographers. The small space means there will be a limited number of works. But when I stopped by in August, a photography exhibition that focused on some of the older city buildings was nicely curated...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

The exhibits change every few months. It only takes about 15 minutes to walk through. It is located right off of Michigan Avenue and is a nice break from the shopping. My two favorite exhibits I have seen are the Charlie Trotter exhibit and pics...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Diane K
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This gallery is located inside of the historic water tower. (The water tower is one of the only surviving structures from the fire of 1871.) When I visited, there was an entertaining Cards Against Humanity exhibit, and it took 15 - 20 minutes to walk...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank underwater337
Reviewed 17 June 2015

The current exhibit shows artifacts from the life of the celebrated chef Charlie Trotter who died in 2013. Very nice exhibit of some of his personal items, menus, photos. Exhibit runs thru this summer. No fee

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank WINEandTRAVEL
Reviewed 25 October 2014

I came here multiple times and they have interesting photo exhibits or small paintings. It is worth a stop if you are passing by which you should because this area is one of the most important in Chicago. Go to the John Hancock!

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 27 February 2014

Gallery is inside the water tower. So, it's pretty small. Took about 20 minutes to walk around. Gallery holds local Chicago artists work. Great building, fascinating history and wonderful artwork.

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank Marty K
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