Public Tours

Day and evening walking tours of Chicago architecture and history.

TOURSDAILY

These are not your grandma’s architecture walking tours! Led by passionate, expert tour guides, our fun and educational walking tours will give you new perspectives of Chicago architecture and history. Tours include an interactive dynamic, presentation of historic photos and videos, and special gifts.

Reservations are required to secure your Chicago walking tour. For any kind of Chicago weather, many of our tours stay mostly indoors.

For parties of more than eight, we suggest our private group walking tours or bus tours. 

Loop Interior Architecture Walking Tour with Pedway

On this tour, you’ll step into magnificent interior spaces and the underground Pedway. We’ve planned a creative route that weaves through buildings and secret short-cuts.

Historic Chicago Walking Bar Tour

See a secret side to Michigan Avenue on this historic Chicago pub crawl with an educational twist!

1893 World’s Fair Tour with Bars

The 1893 World's Fair Tour with Bars digs into how and why the World's Columbian Exposition still captures imaginations more than 120 years later.

Apr. 15-20 – Spring Break 1893 World’s Fair Walking Tour for Families

Special for Spring Break 2019, the 1893 World's Fair Tour for Families digs into how and why the World's Columbian Exposition still captures imaginations more than 120 years later. For families with children ages 6 and up. April 15-20, 2019.

Jun. 8 Chicago Jazz, Blues and Beyond Bus Tour

One day only - June 8, 2019. This memorable event explores the secret history of Chicago's legendary jazz and blues scene. You'll even get a blues harmonica lesson while on a bus rolling through downtown Chicago!

Old Polonia and Wicker Park Tour with Food

On the Wicker Park food tour, you will explore the past and present of the people, architecture, and foods of Noble Square and Wicker Park, two vibrant and rapidly changing communities.

Factories to Calories Fulton Market Food Tour

Discover the dramatic transformations of Chicago's most rapidly booming neighborhood, get a glimpse of Fulton Market's meatpacking past and enjoy a taste of its gourmand present.

Best Architecture Walking Tour for Design Lovers

The Architecture Walking Tour for Design Lovers is a chronological walk through Chicago's architecture history. We designed it for curious people.
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