Destination Illinois: Chicago lives up to its motto ‘City in a Garden’

Destination Illinois

The pyramid shaped mausoleum for brewer Peter Schoenhofen, sits in the deepest section of Graceland Cemetery, on Chicago’s Northside Monday, March 15, 2021. Graceland quickly became the preeminent place of burial for Chicago’s elite starting in the late 1800’s. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

For this week’s Destination Illinois, WGNTV’s Julian Crews takes Steve Bertand for a tour of Chicago’s underappreciated parks, including Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool, 1836 Widow Clarke House, South Merrill Community Garden, and Graceland Cemetery.

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