Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool
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Lily Pool Free Docent Tours run through October 28: Fridays from 1 - 4 p.m. Saturdays from 9 a.m. - noon and 1 – 4 p.m. Sundays 1 - 4 p.m. The tours start every hour and every half hour.
This is a hidden jem and you don't even feel like you are in the city anymore. It's kind of hard to find if you don't know where you are going. (Near the parking lot entrance of the zoo on Fullerton)
This lovely hidden gem is just north of the Lincoln Park Zoo and is easily missed if you're not looking for it. It’s a beautiful romantic place popular for wedding photos.
Walk the trail around the lily pool hidden just North of downtown in the shadow of the gold coast. One of the most beautiful urban gardens in the city.
A wonderful oasis in Chicago, and it almost didn't exist. There really is some cool history behind beautiful park, ending with the architect, Alfred Caldwell, having to cash in his $5000 life insurance policy just to buy the plants to make this place a reality. A true hidden gem, most people don't…
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