Virtual Tours of Chicago History and Architecture
“I’m kind of addicted to these virtual tours.” -Jill.
Explore stories and places locals don’t know on a virtual tour with our passionate and professional tour guides. When you join one of our live, virtual tours, please be ready to ask questions, have fun and share ideas.
Voted Best Tour of Chicago in 2019.
Special Virtual Events
- Sat, Sept 19, 1:00pm CDT – “Cruise from Your Couch Boat Tour” Alex – $18
- Sat, Sept 26, 1:00pm CDT – “A Deep Slice of Chicago Food History” Alex – $15
- Sat, Oct 10, 1:00pm CDT – “Innovations at the 1893 World’s Fair” Amanda – $15
- Sat, Oct 24, 1:00pm CDT – “Cruise from Your Couch Boat Tour” Alex – $18
MORE COMING SOON
Rent the Architecture Crash Course Series
Rent all the recordings of our live, crash course tours for $19.99! Includes “Cruise from Your Couch Virtual Boat Tour” as a bonus!
Chicago’s Earliest Buildings
The Great Chicago Fire and the Gilded Age
Urban Planning: the White City to Wacker Drive
Wright & the Prairie School
The Glamorous Art Deco Age
The Human Experience of Mies and Modernism
Urban Crisis: Redevelopment & Historic Preservation
Bodaciously Brutalist & ‘Shoulder Pads’ Postmodernism
The Contemporary City
Watch Past Virtual Tours
Subscribe and view a few of our past virtual tours here!
Top-Rated Virtual Tours
Super fun and informative — I even had a couple of beers while I was learning about drinking history.– Jim H.
Private virtual tours are a fun and safe way to connect and have fun with your remote corporate team or conference. During our changing times, we have been a leader in pivoting into virtual tourism. During a virtual tour, you and your group will explore food and drink history, the 1893 World’s Fair, and the Chicago River. Our tours have interactive elements, like games and creative challenges. Visit our Virtual Team Building page to learn more.