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Poetry Foundation


61 W. Superior St., Chicago IL 60654

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Visit the Poetry Foundation, the American Institute of Architects Honor Award-winning home for poetry. The Poetry Foundation is an independent literary organization committed to a vigorous presence for poetry in our culture. Experience the Library’s 30,000-volume collection, the beautiful Gallery, and any of the regular free events, including workshops, readings, and family programming. All public spaces, including a gender neutral bathroom, are accessible.

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Hours of OperationMonday-Friday:11am-4pm

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The Poetry FoundationThe Poetry Foundation Courtyard by Pete Wynn ThompsonPoetry Foundation Gallery by Jason BranscumPoetry Foundation Library by Glitter GutsMarilyn Nelson in the Poetry Foundation Performance Space, 2019 Pegasus Awards byPeter Wynn Thompson

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