The South Parks from Above

Watch "The South Parks From Above" to view the South Parks as laid out by Frederick Law Olmsted and his partner Calvert Vaux in 1871 as one park system called “South Park” – a masterpiece of urban planning and park innovation. Today, the South Parks are once again a place for grand vision and innovation, and an influential component of Chicago's South Side cultural renaissance and resurgence. Learn more about the History of the South Parks and the Projects that are being planned and implemented for their revitalization.