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Let’s get snappy, there is still so much to do and see. SPi N on State Street gives off a club vibe with a perennial ping pong tournament feel.From May through October 1893, it was utilized as an auxiliary building that housed the popular international assemblies and conferences.In November, interior conversions began and a members’ reception was held on December 8 to christen the new location of the Art Institute, whose expanding art collection had outgrown its previous location.The influence of ancient Greece and Rome can be felt in the ornamentation, which includes Corinthian columns, friezes copied from the Parthenon, a triangular pediment with acroteria and statues of goddesses on both the northern and southern facades.
Free programming includes lectures, tours, performances, and public art – plus food trucks, special discounts and free admission to nearby cultural institutions.
General admission is Between – p.m., general admission is , but does not include tours of the Doane Observatory ().
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Like most of the large, prominent buildings in the White City, it was designed in the Beaux Arts style, which Burnham preferred.
Its masonry load-bearing walls are clad in limestone and the building’s two-story central portico is flanked by perfectly symmetrical, identical wings.