That aircraft is now in Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry.

While the field is gone, the land has been repurposed in a very positive way. Northerly Island is now home to a huge lakefront park where you can get in some good exercise alongside Lake Michigan. It’s a place that’s now truly accessible for everyone! And if you’re an aviation geek, parts of the field’s past remain in the form of the still-standing airport terminal building and air traffic control tower.