This 90 minute boat ride along the river reveals the history of the city and highlights historic and modern styles of architecture. Group tours are available. Tours are available daily from the spring season in late April through late November. Please visit website for details and complete schedules.
This guided one-hour tour offers the chance to actually stand on the world-famous stage of the magnificent Chicago Theatre, as well as exploring its historical and architectural highlights, including the grand lobby areas, the majestic auditorium and the backstage space where past performers have left their autographs on the walls. Built in 1921 as a silent-film palace, the venue's hosted concerts, touring Broadway plays, legendary comedians and magicians and more, right up to today. Known for its iconic marquee and gorgeous baroque decor, it's listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is an official Chicago Landmark. Tours also include admission to the photo exhibit "Chicago: Three Centuries of Theatres".
Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel Chicago BallroomNovember 21, 2014 9:30 AM
221 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, IL 60601
Enjoy a leisurely and fascinating tour of Chicago's famous Pedway, as well as a delicious brunch buffet. Led by an entertaining and informative guide and focusing on the eastern portion of the Pedway, this tour introduces you to some of the Windy City's most colorful characters, including Marshall Field, Louis Comfort Tiffany, Jean Baptiste du Sable and more. You'll enjoy an hour-long brunch buffet at Houlihan's in a private dining area, with coffee and soft drinks included, then head back to the Pedway for more stories from Chicago's history.