Glenview Metra Train Station
Richardsonian Romanesque style brings back glory of rail and inspires community aesthetic
This Metra station, completed in 1995, remains a landmark in the thriving Glenview community along Chicago’s North Shore. The station’s aesthetics, inspired by the Richardsonian Romanesque style of the late nineteenth century, set the tone for further development.
- Creates aesthetic and functional gateway into Glenview community
- Canopied areas with masonry landscape encourage outdoor gathering
- Clock tower provides visual focal point for surrounding area