Hull House

8 places to visit for Women's History Month

8 places to visit for Women's History Month

Chicago has elected just one female mayor, but you don't have to endure the travails of the Jane Byrne Interchange to honor the legacies of notable women during Women's History Month. Below is just a partial list of sites dedicated to the memory and work of phenomenal women.

Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, Jane Addams Memorial Park and Chicago Women's Park: The legacy of the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize lives on in a few different sites. Her residence and laboratory for the work that Addams and many other women did with the impoverished immigrant community right outside the door of the original Hull House serves many functions, historical and...