South Side Masonic Temple

South Side Masonic TempleAddress:
6400 S. Green Street
Chicago, IL 60621

Years Active:
1921-sometime in the 1980s

Massive former fraternal lodge housing several ornate meeting spaces in varying styles of architecture. Abandoned when the Englewood Shopping Center declined; left to fall into a severe (and admittedly dangerous) state of decay amid several failed redevelopment proposals.

Status: DEMOLISHED 2018

Article: South Side Masonic Temple

Flickr set: January 20, 2015