John Hancock Center
John Hancock Center – A Chicago Landmark
Towering 1,100 feet above North Michigan Avenue, the John Hancock Center is the 10th tallest building in the world. Recognized around the globe for its distinctive, high-tech architecture, iconic style and symbolic towers, the John Hancock Center is a landmark presence on the Chicago skyline. One of the most famous examples of structural expressionism, John Hancock Center won the Distinguished Architects 25 Year Award from the American Institute of Architects.
The John Hancock Center is a 100-story mixed-use building with extensive office and business space, retail shops, restaurants and events. A favorite meeting spot for North Michigan Avenue shoppers, workers and tourists, the beautiful outdoor plaza is a Chicago oasis with plants, a 12-foot waterfall and seasonal outdoor dining.
Experience Chicago’s coolest high at the Hancock Observatory with stunning views spanning 80 miles. Let the wind rush through your hair on the unique open-air Skywalk that takes you to the edge, 94-stories above the Magnificent Mile. Smile for a picture against the stunning backdrop. Sip espresso and relax in the sky-high ambiance of the city’s highest café. Lavazza serves espresso creations, spirits, and innovative cuisine with Chicago’s t amazing views! For info, visit www.johnhancockcenterchicago.com.