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Washington Square Park

901 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60610
+1 312-742-7895
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Interesting!

We were walking around tge neighborhood and found this park also known as BS bughouse park. I... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
nabeab
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Miami
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Dog friendly park

We stayed in a dog friendly hotel 3 blocks from this park and I was told that the park was a dog... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Annabelle61
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Bloomington, IN
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Sep 12, 2017
“Dog friendly park”
Apr 5, 2018
“Interesting!”
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901 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60610
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We were walking around tge neighborhood and found this park also known as BS bughouse park. I happened to see all this orange fabric around tge park and read about it. It is in protert of gun violence around USA. Very cool idea, making people...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We stayed in a dog friendly hotel 3 blocks from this park and I was told that the park was a dog park. It was not a dedicated dog park, but many people bring their dogs and let them run off leash. So, it was...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Occupying one city block with a fountain at its center this is a nice place for some reflection or even at times a soapbox debate. The flower beds around the water were beautiful and the benches arrayed on each of the fountain sides were filled...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

A great place to sit and relax in the middle of city. This gem is right across the street from the Newberry Library.

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Reviewed 25 September 2015

We walked to the park from our hotel and enjoyed the fountain and the trees. Unfortunately it was a very hot day and there weren't many benches in the shade, so we only stayed for a short time.

Thank Chelsea42
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

We enjoy walking through our local park. There is a nice fountain in the middle. Many events are held in the park throughout the year - including a dog Halloween costume competition. The park is a historical landmark due to its history of being used...More

Thank Diane K
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Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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