Not Many People Realize This Incredible Palace Is Hiding Near Chicago
Architecture lovers unite for this epic wonder of marble and limestone. The best palace in Chicago is a stunning attraction that locals far and wide love to explore. In addition to architecture, the natural grounds around this place will blow you away. Find tranquility and beauty here. Scroll on for more details about this incredible Hindu temple.
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Please note: out of respect for this sacred site and religious guidelines, there is a dress code. Sleeveless tops, shorts, and skirts shorter than knee-length are not allowed; however, there are wraps for visitors to wear offered in the Haveli. Please remove any footwear before entering the Mandir buildings.
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir of Chicago is located at 1851 Pramukh Swami Maharaj Rd., Bartlett, IL 60103. For more information, visit their website here.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.