A story of American opportunity.

In a growing Chicago neighborhood, diverse people and stories intertwined. All were seeking opportunity. Some succeeded. Others were limited—by race, gender, or economic status. Their stories came together in Pullman, a planned industrial community famed for its urban design and architecture.

Group of students listen to a ranger in front of a Pullman mural.

Things To Do

Find out what you can do on a visit to the monument.

Classic view of the Administration Building with "Pullman" on the banks of Lake Vista.

Pullman History

Learn more about the rich history of the Pullman site.

A ranger holds out his hand for a high five as students load onto a yellow school bus behind him.

Education Grants

Transportation grants now available!

Several people stand together smiling on the Pullman State Historic Site grounds.

Preservation and Partnerships

Preserving Pullman for future generations.

A ranger stands on a train platform looking away from the camera and instead at the tracks.

How To Get Here

Directions to the Shared Visitor Information Center and other sites.

Last updated: November 23, 2022

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11001 S. Cottage Grove Avenue
Chicago , IL 60628



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