Menu
Cart 0

Build Your Own Marina City Postcard

  • $ 2.95 $ 2.51 member price*


    product SKU: 504311



Bertrand Goldberg designed these distinctive concrete "corn cob" towers in order to provide affordable housing for a janitorial union. This dense, urban mini-city was revolutionary when it was completed in 1964, a time when most new development followed suburban patterns. More than just the two towers, the Marina City complex includes apartments, parking, offices, a hotel, restaurants, banks, a boat marina, theater, and even a bowling alley.

Browse all Build Your Own Chicago postcards >

*member price, for regularly-priced merchandise only:
Please enter your membership number at checkout. To become a member, please visit our Membership site.


Proceeds from CAF’s tours, programs and retail shop support the educational mission to inspire people to discover why design matters.


We Also Recommend