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Graceland Cemetery

  • 4001 N. Clark St. Map It
  • Lakeview
  • Cemetery
  • Fodor's Choice

Published 08/31/2015

Fodor's Review

Near Irving Park Road, this graveyard has crypts that are almost as strikingly designed as the city skyline. A number of Chicago's most prominent citizens, including Daniel Burnham and Marshall Field, are spending eternity here. Architect Louis Sullivan (also a resident) designed some of its more elaborate mausoleums. Free maps, available at the cemetery office, will help you find your way around the pastoral 119-acre property.

Sight Information


4001 N. Clark St., Chicago, Illinois, 60613, USA

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Apr.–Oct., daily 8–6; Nov.–Mar., daily 8–4

Published 08/31/2015


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