25. Pilsen Murals

Location: Pilsen 

Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood serves up much more than delicious Mexican fare, the area is a hub of colorful, community-painted murals—dozens of them—the first of which went up in 1976. Aside from their striking artistic merit, the murals are historically significant for their portrayals of politics, society, reform, and revolution. Put one fist up for the Chi.