Chicago Day 2: Water Tower


After lunch, we walked along the Magnificent Mile to take in all the luxury retailers.

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We arrived at the Chicago Water Tower which houses a large water pump to draw water from Lake Michigan.

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Chicago Tower is the only surviving building after the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

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The Chicago Tower now serves a a Chicago Office of Tourism art gallery. 

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The exhibits in the water tower when we were there.

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Lion head sculpture inside the Water Tower.

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