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Humboldt Park

1400 N Sacramento Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-2799
+1 312-742-7549
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Baron Alexander von Humboldt

The park was designed by William Baron Jenny with contributions by Jens Jensen and named for the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Rolf A
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Chicago, Illinois
Beautiful park

Large park with ponds and other built environment. Wildlife such as birds, squirrel, etc are... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
Amal S
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28 May 2017
“Baron Alexander von Humboldt”
24 Nov 2016
“Beautiful park”
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1400 N Sacramento Ave, Chicago, IL 60622-2799
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+1 312-742-7549
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

The park was designed by William Baron Jenny with contributions by Jens Jensen and named for the famed German naturalists who in his lifetime published over 800 articles, pamphlets, books in several languages and was singularly important in the Louisiana Purchase. Fine statue of him...More

Thank Rolf A
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Large park with ponds and other built environment. Wildlife such as birds, squirrel, etc are commonly seen around. A bike rental station is also there in the park.

Thank Amal S
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Humbolt Park is a beautiful city park. It's great to ride bikes through and very peaceful (when there isn't an event going on). It's undergoing habitat restoration and feels like an open prairie in the middle of the city. The Chicago Park District has a...More

Thank Joyce R
Reviewed 13 December 2015

I grew up and played in this park as a child. During the 50's the Polish constitution day parade was held on the main drive of the park. at one portion of the park is a National Guard complex where the Chicago High school ROTC...More

Thank Redrosebud2014
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We found ourselves in the city with some time to kill. After we visited some nearby personal landmarks, we stopped over here to see it and to grab a few geocaches. We parked by the boathouse, which was very impressive, but you didn't have to...More

Thank DaddyCub
Reviewed 13 October 2015

I am not from the area but always when driving trough this park and when I have time I go for a walk around lagoons and around both: Field house (with classes for local community) and Boathouse (with a nice cafe opened here this summer).

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

This park with its beautiful scenery complete with its own pond is just the quiet place to visit to gather your thoughts. Over the years the park has been renovated and it doesn't disappoint. Be sure to visit the local puerto rican cuisine the park...More

Thank Torres Consulti... F
Reviewed 22 August 2015

I went here with my friend for taking a rest. We had a frozen yogurt with fruits and coffee in the boathouse. They have so pretty view with a small lake.

Thank pea9915
Reviewed 13 April 2015

humboldt park is beautiful and has many great events that draws up crowds by the thousands every time im in humboldt park i have to stop at one of the food trucks and get my favorite lechon and rice dinner

Thank David A
Reviewed 16 November 2014

I have lived within a mile of Humboldt Park for several years, and regularly enjoy runs in and around it, as well as driving through it on Humboldt Boulevard several times a week. My wife and I got married in the park four years ago....More

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