Historic and Modern Architecture

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Tour Number

Activity Level

28039


Categories

Other, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Buildings from 3 Centuries


Chicago is home to the first skyscraper and ever since 1885, Chicago has been known for its magnificent architecture. During this 2 hour walking tour we will explore the exteriors and interiors of 19th century Beaux Arts and Chicago School styles, 20th century Art Deco, Mid-Century Modern and Post-Modern styles and the architecture of the 21st century.

Itinerary

This is a leisurely walking tour. You can choose to cover as little as a few city blocks or a couple of miles. Our walking pace wlll determine the number of sites visited.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 hours

Our walking pace wlll determine the number of sites visited.

Transportation

This is a leisurely walking tour. You can choose to cover as little as a few city blocks or a couple of miles. Our walking pace will determine the number of sites visited.

What’s Included

Other: You will receive a welcome packet at your downtown hotel. I provide boxed water for each guest. I can take digital photographs and videos at each location and download them to you. Each guest will receive a post card of a Chicago landmark to keep as a souvenir or to mail to someone back home.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1 USD - There are no extra costs during this tour other than for any souvenirs, food and beverage or other personal items you wish to purchase.

What’s Extra

Other: Should you wish to take public transportation, you will need to purchase a CTA transit pass. There are no extra costs other than for your souvenirs, food and beverages and other personal items you may wish to purchase.

Restrictions

I do not own a car, but can accompany you in your car or on public transportation.

A Recent Review of this tour

Lynn was very knowledgable and friendly. Highly recommended!
George Arthur

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    28039


    Categories

    Other, Museums / Culture, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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