Preservation Chicago held a highly successful walking tour of Chicago’s Central Manufacturing District-Original East District (In Person and Virtual Tour)
Explore the Central Manufacturing District-East and learn about this irreplaceable artifact of industrial history and design in Chicago’s McKinley Park and Bridgeport neighborhoods.
Named as one of Preservation Chicago’s “Chicago 7 Most Endangered” of 2021 the CMD East has a rich history and esthetic that is threatened by a combination of demolition and neglect.
Tour Conducted By:
- Ward Miller Executive Director of Preservation Chicago
- Max Chavez Director of Research & Special Projects Preservation Chicago
- Jacob Kaplan Board Vice President Preservation Chicago and Founder of Forgotten Chicago
- Susannah Ribstein Historic Preservationist, Community Activist, former Preservation Chicago Board Member
Link to full recording of Preservation Chicago’s Central Manufacturing District-Original East District Walking Tour recorded September 25th, 2021