Hyde park chicago

Discover the rich history, diverse culture, and exciting attractions of Hyde Park, Chicago. Plan your visit to this vibrant neighborhood and experience the best of the city.
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The Breakdown It was cold, it was wet, yet you could STILL smell some serious BBQ from two blocks away. The boundaries: Unlike our previous entries, the neighborhood of Hyde Park and the Community Area of Hyde Park are essentially the same. Therefore, Hyde Park has formal boundaries as designated by the city. The northern border is 51st Street (also known as East Hyde Park Boulevard), and the southern border is the Midway Plaisance that runs between 59th Street and 60th Street. To the east…

Barbara Brown
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My apologies for being MIA late last week–we moved! Seeking new adventures (and more space!), Alfred and I have relocated to Chicago’s Hyde Park. It’s a beautiful, tree-lined neighborhood on Chicago’s south side known for the University of Chicago (my grandparents’ alma mater), Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous Robie House, and, more recently, the Obamas’ private residence. The top photo […]