Huge building with impressive history and worth a stop. People always comment when on the boat tours.
About Merchandise Mart
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We have always heard of the Merchandise Mart because of its sheer size-4 million square feet of floor space. It was the largest building in the world when it opened in 1930. It is filled with shops and office space but is fun to just...More
The Merchandise is a HUGE yet beautiful facility boasting over 1M square feet. The architecture inside is amazing and the building is easily navigated. The walk to the mart is nice as it's set alongside the river.
This grandiose building on the Chicago River is owned by the Kennedy's. All except 2 floors are open to trade only. You can see the best home designs there but you can't buy it unless you have a trade contact. A couple times yearly they...More
Chicago's strongest connection to the Kennedy family (they used to own the Merchandise Mart), the building is worth taking a peek at if you're in the area. It is massive with incredibly long and ornate hallways. The building still contains many furniture and high-end appliance...More
A successful transfer to a more public place, a mix of offices and a food court.Maybe not wort a trip in itself
The building is gorgeous. The stairs up to the second floor are unique, stadium style for sitting and walking feels expansive and modern in the middle of all that marble! It's a nice place for a quick bite, but they could use more coffee options....More