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Merchandise Mart

222 Merchandise Mart Plz, Suite 107, Chicago, IL 60654-1103
+1 312-644-6360
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The largest commercial building in the world. First two floors are essentially a mall, and the rest is business offices.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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222 Merchandise Mart Plz, Suite 107, Chicago, IL 60654-1103
Near North Side
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"huge building"
in 5 reviews
"office building"
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"kennedy family"
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"largest building in the world"
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"million square feet"
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"commercial building"
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"city block"
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"amazing building"
in 3 reviews
"sheer size"
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"chicago river"
in 7 reviews
"worth a stop"
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"chicago architecture"
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"architectural tour"
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"showroom"
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"remodeling"
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"vendors"
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"shop"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The merchandise mart is an amazing example of art deco style architecture and a massive building. It is supposedly the largest office building in the world and is so large it has it's own zip code and post office.

Thank Ray T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s just beautiful from outside from the river looks super impressive. They have shopping restaurants seating areas free wifi and it’s also a stop for the metro. You can just sit and watch the day go bye or stop for something to eat before or...More

Thank Lee D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will get a clear view of this building if you take the architectural tour river cruise. This amazing Art Deco building opened in 1930, and at that time was the largest in the world with over 4 million square feet. It was owned by...More

Thank CaptTrouble
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

You can walk through the ground floor which has lots of kitchen and bath shops. They also have pretty decent free wifi.

Thank giffenk
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Surprise for my brother who loves to make sushi at home. Instructors were great! Sushi was great! Lots of laughs and wine with my family.

Thank Susan F
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

The Merchandise Mart is HUGE and you will be surrounded by beautiful things when you visit. It is certainly a perfect place to visit and have a look around at all the showrooms when stunning furniture and accessories!

3  Thank Susan H
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Huge building with impressive history and worth a stop. People always comment when on the boat tours.

Thank JLo5424
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this as we were out walking and decided to take a short cut through the building. There was a trade show in progress, so lots of people in fancy clothes. It was an interesting 4 minutes...

Thank giffenk
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building. Very clean. Came here for the bridal market. Enjoyed this place. Would come back. Very convenient location to restaurants and hotels.

Thank R G
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have always heard of the Merchandise Mart because of its sheer size-4 million square feet of floor space. It was the largest building in the world when it opened in 1930. It is filled with shops and office space but is fun to just...More

Thank BML111
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Della R
13 April 2018|
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Response from Susan F | Reviewed this property |
Della, I do believe I saw a couple of them by their concierge area. Have fun!
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27 August 2017|
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Response from 197marian | Reviewed this property |
Yes, well behaved.
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