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Columbus Park

500 S. Central Avenue
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, 60644

Columbus Park
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The 135-acre Columbus Park is considered the masterpiece of nationally renowned landscape architect, Jens Jensen, who is recognized as creator of Prairie style landscape design.

In 1953, the nine acres at the park's southern boundary were destroyed to make way for the Eisenhower Expressway.

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