Exploring the Chicago Southside

Chicago Southside

If you are visiting Chicago, you will find plenty of places to explore especially on the Southside. Even if you are already a long-time resident, you may not have visited some of these places. Now is a great time to get to know the Southside and see what it has to offer. Let’s take a look at some of the renowned locations found in the Chicago Southside.

The Robie House

The Robie House, which is located on the campus of the University of Chicago, is a house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. It was finished in 1910. Having been distinguished as among the most significant architectural works in the 20th Century by the American Institute of Architects, this is truly a sight to behold.

The structure is an amazing example of Wright’s interpretation of the Prairie style which is inspired by the unique flat landscape of the Midwest. The Robie House was the home of Frederick C. Robie. It is now a National Historic Landmark in the US.