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Chicago should do more to hype this area.

Sad that Chicago has not preserved this historical gem. Spent a few days riding/walking around... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
matjaz2002
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Gainesville, Virginia
Black cultural center of Chicago

Spent a few days riding/walking around Bronzeville, the Black cultural environs of Chicago. In my... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
jne7299318
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Pennsylvania
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19 Aug 2018
“Chicago should do more to hype this area.”
4 Sep 2016
“Black cultural center of Chicago”
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Sad that Chicago has not preserved this historical gem. Spent a few days riding/walking around Bronzeville, the Black cultural environs of Chicago. I appreciate the signs of restoration on many of these legendary homes of the late 19th Century

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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Spent a few days riding/walking around Bronzeville, the Black cultural environs of Chicago. In my opinion, there is a quite a bit to see if you like seeing where and how many of our people lived. So seeing the home of Ida B. Wells and...More

1  Thank jne7299318
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Bronzeville was once the Black Metropolis of America with shops, theaters, venues, etc. Thanks to a government who does not think preserving black culture to be important, the beautiful buildings are either torn down or falling apart. We were looking for an old Jazz venue...More

5  Thank Shaima A
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Wonderful chance to see a part of Chicago unfamiliar to me before this visit. I appreciate the signs of restoration on many of these legendary homes of the late 19th Century. Good access to downtown museums and the Lakeshore Drive Trails.

2  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 27 June 2014

I'd been here when living in Chicago looking at historical neighborhoods there and was interested in this one due to its comparisons to Harlem in New York City as the historical Black district of Chicago, the first of the South Side neighborhoods there. Bronzeville isn't...More

2  Thank conrade886
Reviewed 6 April 2013

We thought we could get a little retail therapy, but we didn't find a single shop we liked, instead we found ourselves walking back to the train station a bit sharpish

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