Welcome to Old Town Chicago

Old Town is a neighborhood filled with history and modern-day cultural destinations on the North Side of Chicago. The neighborhood offers something for any type of visitor, from a burgeoning…

About Old Town Merchants and Residents Association

Since our establishment in 1971, the Old Town Merchants and Residents Association (OTMRA) has served as the voice of the Old Town community advocating city services for businesses and residents….

History of Old Town Chicago

History of Old Town Chicago Old Town is an active and eclectic neighborhood with a diverse history. The area is filled with many shops, restaurants and entertainment options. Originating as…

Old Town Theater District

Old Town Theater District in Chicago Since the 1950s, the Old Town neighborhood has been a center for culture and counterculture. From this came a focus on arts and entertainment…

Retail Destinations in Old Town

Retail Destinations in Old Town Chicago Neighborhood The Old Town neighborhood has been a retail and manufacturing destination in Chicago for many decades. In fact, companies like Crate & Barrel…

Historical Landmarks

Historical Landmarks in Old Town Chicago St. Michael’s Church 456 W Eugenie Street www.st-mikes.org (312) 642-2498 In 1852, German Catholic immigrants founded St. Michael’s Church as a place for German…

Annual Events in Old Town

Annual Events in Old Town Chicago Old Town Theater Week – Feb. 24 – March 1, 2020 The Third Annual Old Town Theater Week will happen the last week of…

Old Town Restaurants

Old Town Restaurants in Chicago You will find a robust dining scene in the Old Town neighborhood. Here is a look at a number of Old Town restaurants that have…