Daniel Burnham and the City of the Future

The influence Daniel Burnham had on modern urban planning was immense, largely because of his positive and powerful personality. Chicago was his home and his canvas where he painted a masterpiece. 

Burnham was a true visionary with an eye for urban planning that helped him create a distinct plan for the City of the Future.

Join local historian Bob Dion on Thursday, April 14th for Daniel Burnham and the City of the Future where we take a deeper look at the man behind the 1893 World’s Fair and the 1909 Plan for Chicago. Daniel Burnham had the foresight to understand how quality of life can have a positive impact on citizens.

Daniel Burnham and the City of the Future
Thursday, April 14 • 10:30 am
Friendship Village
350 W. Schaumburg Road
Schaumburg, IL

Lunch will be served

RSVP today by calling​ 847-281-5409 or fill out the form here.