• Beach
    57th Street Beach
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The 57th Street beach is home to a great beach for swimming, including long distance swimming. There is pay-and-display parking located very close to the beach. The beach is also within close proximity to the Museum of Science and Industry and Promontory Point. Promontory Point is a part of Hyde Park and has a dog-friendly area.



Water Quality:

  • Weather
  • Current temperature
  • 12°
    Feels like 12°
Partly cloudy in the morning.

    • Humidity

    • 59%
    • Precipitation

    • 6%
    • Precip. type

    • Rain
    • UV Index

    • 2
    • Visibility

    • 16.1km
    • Sunrise

    • 6:54 AM
    • Sunset

    • 8:43 PM
    • Wind gust

    • 24.5kph
    • Wind speed

    • 18.4kph
    • Wind direction

    • Northwest

    • Saturday

    • Sunday

    • Monday

    • 11°
    • Tuesday

    • Wednesday

    • 14°
    • Thursday

    • 13°
    • Friday

    • 13°

My brother and I compiled the photos and history of our family's fish company started in 1913 (Empire Fish) . . . it embodies the incredible changes in technology and the transformation in our relationship to Lake Michigan and the Great Lakes.



Lake Michigan, USA
Joe Kutchera
Lake Michigan Watershed