View of Shedd Aquarium along Lake Michigan from the Lakefront Trail, Museum Campus

Community: Near South Side
Neighborhoods:  Museum Campus, 
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Season: Summer
Orientation: Horizontal
Image Id: 42084
File Size: 4.2 MB
Dimensions: 4293 x 3456 Pixels
Resolution: 240 Dpi
License Type: Royalty-Free
                           
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Description:

A view of the Shedd Aquarium from the Chicago Lakefront Trail, on a bright summer day, with Lake Michigan in the foreground.

The Shedd Aquarium (formally the John G. Shedd Aquarium) is an indoor public aquarium in Chicago which opened in 1930. It holds about 32,000 animals and is the third largest aquarium in the Western Hemisphere. Scientists from Shedd’s Daniel P. Haerther Center for Conservation and Research conduct research to better understand wild animals and their habitats.

The Shedd is located along Lake Michigan in the city’s Museum Campus and hosts many popular events like Ritmo del Mar and Jazzin’ at the Shedd.

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