Chicago's Great Ferris Wheel
The Big Wheel of 1893
Come one! Come all! Come see the new Big Wheel, June 21,1893 in Chicago, Illinios
It has arrived! From the great inventor himself, George Washington Gale Ferris Jr. On behalf of the World's Exposition of Chicago, the one and only Big Wheel! It is said to be grander than the Eiffel Tower, but we'll let you be the judge of that.
It has arrived!
The new rival to the Eiffel Tower. Standing at 264 feet tall, with each gondola carrying up to 40 people.
The man who started it all!
George Washington Gale Ferris Jr. the brilliant engineer.
Come touch the sky!
50 cents a ride