Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise
Thursday, July 27, 2017 @ 3:30 p.m.
Cost: $40 per ticket
Experience the “top tour in Chicago and one of the top ten tours in the U.S.” according to TripAdvisor users. The Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise is a must for out-of-towners and Chicagoans alike. CAF-certified volunteer tour guides interpret more than 50 buildings along the Chicago River. You’ll find out how Chicago grew from a small settlement into one of the world’s largest cities in less than 100 years. In 90 minutes, get the real story on Chicago architecture and its history.
Location: The tour departs from the Southeast corner of the Michigan Avenue Bridge at Wacker Drive. Look for the blue awning marking the stairway entrance. This is a very easy 15-20 minute walk from the Sofitel Chicago Water or you can also take a cab or uber.