Chicago Architecture Info

The Museum of Science and Industry

Formerly known as Rosenwald Industrial Museum
Field Museum of Natural History
Fine Arts Building
5700 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60637
Basic Information
Designed by D.H. Burnham and Company
Type Museum
Neighborhood: Hyde Park
More Information
  • Architect: Charles B. Atood
  • This is the only building left from the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition that is still in its original location.
  • According to a 1997 Chicago Tribune article, this was among several Chicago buildings that Disney imagineers used as inspiration when they constructed Walt Disney World in Florida.
  • September, 2010: This building was named #31 on Chicago Magazine's list of the Top 40 Buildings in Chicago.