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InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile
General information
Status Complete
Location Chicago
Height
Roof 471 ft (144 m)
Technical details
Floor count 42
Design and construction
Architect Walter W. Ahlschlager

InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile is a hotel in Chicago, United States. The hotel currently occupies two multi-story buildings. The historic tower, or "South Tower," is a 471-foot (144 m), 42-story building which was completed in 1929 originally as the home of the Medinah Athletic Club. The new tower, or "North Tower" is a 295-foot (90 m), 28-story addition, completed in 1961.

InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile is a member of Historic Hotels of America, the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

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