World’s Columbian Exposition

Yoko Ono To Create Public Art Project On Wooded Island In Jackson ParkThe work will be called Sky Landing, and will be installed on the two-acre Wooded Island in the center of the park, the former site of the Phoenix Pavilion, a gift from Japan built during the World’s Columbian Exposition in 1893.
10 Things You Didn't Know About ChicagoMany know Chicago is known as "the Windy City" and Wrigley Field is one of America's oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.
Haunted House Opening Based On H.H. Holmes' 'Murder Castle'From this weekend through Halloween, suburban Rosemont is home to a haunted house based on America's first known serial killer.
Historic Chicago Viking Ship May Finally Get Permanent HomeA historic ship that has been looking for a Chicago home for years may finally get its chance.
Major Exterior Restoration Project Completed At MSIThe Museum of Science and Industry has completed a major exterior restoration project, thanks in part to a $400,000 federal grant.
Giant Stove From 1893 World's Fair Destroyed By Fire In DetroitOne of the remaining artifacts from Chicago’s 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition was destroyed by fire in Detroit over the weekend.
DiCaprio To Star In "The Devil In The White City" AdaptationIn movie set during the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, he'll play real life serial killer Dr. H.H. Holmes