Chicago Architecture Info

500 North Michigan Avenue

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Facts

Address Building: 500 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611
Neighborhood Near North
Built 1968
Architecture firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
General contractor Turner Construction
Type
  • Office
  • Retail
  • Skyscraper
Floors
  • Above Michigan Avenue: 24
  • Below Michigan Avenue: 2
Height 325 feet
Length 165 feet, 2½ inches
Width 99 feet, 11 inches
Building size 345,927 square feet
Automobile parking 60 spaces

Notes

  • This building is clad in travertine.
  • Attached to the south side of this building is an elevated walkway. This is public property, however, city ordinance requires the owners of this building to maintain it. The owners of the building are also required to "make the area of the elevated public walkway available for public use and enjoyment and to provide amenities in such area which may include lighting, benches and greenery." (PD-487, July 19, 1989)

Stacking Diagram

Level 24 Mechanical
Level 23 Office
Level 22 Office
Level 21 Office
Level 20 Office
Level 19 Office
Level 18 Office
Level 17 Office
Level 16 Office
Level 15 Office
Level 14 Office
Level 13 Office
Level 12 Office
Level 11 Office
Level 10 Office
Level 9 Office
Level 8 Office
Level 7 Office
Level 6 Office
Level 5 Office
Level 4 Office
Level 3 Office
Level 2 Office
Level 1
North Michigan Avenue
Lobby Retail
LL 1 Parking
LL 2
Lower North Michigan Avenue
Parking Loading Mechanical

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