Burnham Park


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Burnham Park

Address:425 E Mcfetridge Dr
Chicago, IL 60605

Phone:773-256-0949
Web: www.chicagoparkdistrict.com
Size: 598 acres.
Location:Lake Michigan lakefront, south from downtown between 25th and 59th streets.
Facilities:Boat launches, swimming beach, walking trails, playgrounds, ball fields, sports courts, stadium.
Activities:Boating, bicycling, horseback riding, baseball, basketball, football, soccer, volleyball, tennis, roller blading, hiking.
Special Features:Site of Chicago's second World's Fair in 1933. A sanctuary for migratory birds is currently under construction on top of the McCormick Place's underground parking garage. It will include viewing platforms, a water feature, five acres of short prairie grass, and hundreds of native trees and shrubs.

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My dear wife attended a supposed 'final deal' meeting in daylight in Baguio's large public Burnham Park, where they must have sprung their trap the morning of November 8, 2012.
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