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.
There’s always something new and exciting to do in Chicago, but unfortunately, to make way for the new, some attractions have to shut down. These closed places have not been forgotten though, and many Chicagoans remember them well.
From restaurants to museums, Chicago has seen some spectacular attractions come and go. Here are a few we miss the most: