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The Cliff Dwellers Club

200 South Michigan

Not an active site.

Address

200 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 2000

Neighborhood

Downtown

Building

A. Epstein & Sons, 1957

Description

This private club was founded in 1907 as the Attic Club and renamed the Cliff Dwellers in 1909. It moved to the 22nd floor of 200 South Michigan in 1996 after inhabiting the top floor of neighboring Orchestra Hall for decades. It remains a private club and nonprofit organization for men and women who support the fine and performing arts. The club is a haven for artists, authors, musicians, painters, architects and sculptors. Notable members have included Louis Sullivan, Daniel Burnham, Lorado Taft and Hamlin Garland.

Art Exhibits

View architectural models and drawings from the Simmerling Collection. CAC docents will be on hand to provide history about Cliff Dwellers.

Archived In

2015 , 2016 , 2017 , 2018