Chicago Architecture Info

Drake Tower

179 East Lake Shore Drive, Chicago

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Facts

Address 179 East Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60611
Neighborhood Gold Coast
Built 1929
Architect Benjamin Marshall
Architecture firm Marshall & Fox
Type
  • Residential
  • Skyscraper
Floors 30
Height 347 feet

Timeline

April 18, 1985 This building was named a Chicago landmark as part of the East Lake Shore Drive District.