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Monument / Landmark

Union Stockyards Gate

3 locals recommend
South Union Avenue
Chicago, IL 60609

Tips from locals

February 12, 2019
Sight of the infamous Union Stockyards. Made famous by Upton Sinclair's The Jungle.
Michael And Jackie
Michael And Jackie
October 03, 2014
If you've ever read Upton Sinclair's "The Jungle," you need to see where it all went down.
Kate And James
Kate And James
August 21, 2012
This gate was erected in 1879, the entrance to the Famous/Infamous Chicago Union Stockyards. Appallingly depicted in Upton Sinclair's 1906 expose The Jungle, the stockyards closed in 1971.