"Base of the Tribune Tower" Tribune Tower Tip by grkboiler

Tribune Tower, Chicago: 20 reviews and 40 photos

  Great Pyramid at the Tribune Tower
by grkboiler

The base of the Tribune Tower contains fragments and bricks from over 130 historically significant landmarks all over the world, including:

Taj Mahal (India)
Parthenon (Athens)
Bunker Hill (Boston)
Colosseum (Rome)
Great Wall of China
Berlin Wall

There is also a moon rock located here. The picture is of a fragment from the Great Pyramid in Egypt. It is interesting to spend some time walking around the building to see what famous parts of the world are included here.

Address: 435 N. Michigan Ave.
Directions: North of the Chicago River, across the street from the Wrigley Building
Phone: 312 222 3787
Website: http://www.chicagoarchitecture.org/2013/03/05/pictures-of-all-149-rocks-stuck-on-the-tribune-tower

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  • Written Feb 22, 2004
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