A leading civic voice
advocating, educating and celebrating
downtown Chicago since 1981.



Our Apologies. Our website is under construction,
and will be back up early September.


Registration is open for our October Biennial events!
Visit our Facebook page for links:


Friends of Downtown, Chicago Architectural Biennial partner invites you to:


Saturday October 3 & Sunday October 4, 2015:
Jane’s Walk CHICAGO
The Art of Architecture on Dearborn Street from Van Buren to Randolph.


Wednesday, October 14, 2015:
35 Years of Friends of Downtown: What have we achieved and what is left? – Panel discussion at Cliff Dwellers with optional dinner to follow.


Also please check out our affiliate organization, Janes Walk Chicago


Friends of Downtown
PO Box 1635
Chicago 60690
(312) 373 0858


Generously supported by The Driehaus Foundation