• Leaning Tower of Niles Illinois

Niles is a village with a total of 5.9 square miles located in Maine and Niles Townships, Cook County, Illinois.

A notable landmark and point of pride among Niles' residents is the Leaning Tower of Niles, a smaller-scale replica of the Leaning Tower of Pisa.  It is located next to the local YMCA (which is appropriately called the "Leaning Tower YMCA"). Several concerts covering a variety of musical forms are held here throughout the summer.