Field Museum of Natural History

E. Roosevelt Rd. at S. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, Illinois

Historic Document

Field Museum of Natural History is located in Cook County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Friday September 05, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Museum. Field Museum of Natural History was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Field Museum of Natural History Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1906, 1921
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burnham,Daniel H. & Co.; Graham,Burnham & Co.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Field Museum of Natural History Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Chicago Historic Locations Cook County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations