The Forum

Recently, the Forum Building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built in 1897, at 318–328 East 43rd Street in the Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago.

Forum Building

The Forum served as the political, social, and cultural center of the neighborhood for 75 years. It later became a popular music center featuring prominent jazz and blues musicians. It also served as a headquarter of the civil rights movement.

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