Buckingham Memorial Fountain

Columbus Dr. & Congress Pkwy.
Chicago, IL 60601- Map It
(312) 742-7529

AAA Editor Notes

Buckingham Memorial Fountain is at the foot of Congress St. in Grant Park. Made of Georgia pink marble and surrounded by formal gardens, it is 280 feet at its greatest diameter; the central column of water rises to 150 feet.
Hours: Fountain operates daily (weather permitting) 8 a.m.-11 p.m., late Apr. or early May to mid-Oct. Color displays are presented daily dusk-10:35 p.m., late Apr. or early May to mid-Oct.