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Free Chicago Walking Tours - Riverwalk History & North Loop (2-Hours)

Saturday

Jun 16, 2018 – 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

(weekly on Saturdays until Oct 31, 2018)

376 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60601 Map

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Guests will enjoy the perfect mix of Chicago history, architecture and beautiful views along the Chicago Riverwalk. This Chicago Walking tour has something for everyone.

This tour begins at the Du Sable Bridge - where it all began for Chicago back in the 1600s. The group will walk west along the river soaking in the beautiful architecture. Guests will hear the story about the Eastland disaster - one of America's worse maritime tragedies ever. Heading south into The Loop the group will stop by Daley Plaza and visit the Picasso in Chicago. Our tour ends at the Chicago Cultural Center. You will be impressed with the number of sights and information we cover in just 2 hours!



Start Time: 11:00 AM - Please arrive by 10:50 AM

Distance: 1.7 miles walking distance

Time: 2 hours from start to finish

Cost: FREE! Our guides work off the generosity of our guests. If you felt your guide has done a good job you can show your appreciation at the end of the tour by leaving a tip.

What you will see:

Gorgeous Chicago River
Jewelers Building
Heald Square Monument
Trump Tower
Marina City Towers
State of Illinois Building
Daley Plaza
Picasso in Chicago
Chicago Cultural Center

Stories you will be told:

The beginning of Chicago
Trump International Hotel & Tower
The Financiers of the American Revolutionary War
Why is it called the Jewelers Building
Eastland Disaster
Surprise! Guess what's under the paint?
Chicago's Most Unique Building (State of IL Building)
Picasso comes to Chicago
FREE! Our guides work off the generosity of our guests. If you felt your guide has done a good job you can show your appreciation at the end of the tour by leaving a tip.

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