Jay Pritzker Pavilion
201 E. Randolph Street
|Parking||2218 (shared with Millennium Park)|
|Owner||City of Chicago|
|Capacity||11,000 (4,000 fixed, 7,000 lawn)|
|Current use||Performing arts|
|Opened||July 16, 2004|
|City of Chicago Millennium Park|
It is located on the south side of Randolph Street and east of the Chicago Landmark Historic Michigan Boulevard District. The pavilion was named after Jay Pritzker, whose family is known for owning Hyatt Hotels. The building was designed by architect Frank Gehry. The pavilion was constructed between June 1999 and July 2004, opening officially on July 16, 2004.
References[change | change source]
- Kamin, Blair (July 18, 2004). "A no place transformed into a grand space – What was once a gritty, blighted site is now home to a glistening, cultural spectacle that delivers joy to its visitors". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved August 6, 2008.
- "Facts and Dimensions of Jay Pritzker Pavilion". City of Chicago. Archived from the original on August 14, 2007. Retrieved September 20, 2007.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Wikimedia Commons