The 16-foot tall statue of Benito Pablo Juárez was a gift to the city by the counsel general of Mexico in February of 1999. The statue was created by Julian Martinez, and is a replacement for the bust gifted by the Mexican President in 1977.
St. Patrick's Day Down The Mile
Whether you plan to cruise along the bright green Chicago River or sip your way through a few helpings of bright green beer, we've rounded up the most festive ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day along The Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago!Read more Read more
Discover How Japan Does Chocolate along The Magnificent Mile
There’s always room for new chocolates and confections to taste along The Magnificent Mile. One of them is ROYCE’ Chocolate, which hails from Hokkaido, Japan. Shopping in this boutique lets you experience how Japan does chocolate through complimentary chocolate tasting sessions.Read more Read more