Worth the money. Children 12 & above would benefit better as a lot of history is covered. Loved it, and gained many great photos from it.
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The Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise is not to be missed! Narrated by knowledgeable volunteer docents, this 90 minute cruise provides a fascinating history of Chicago while you cruise along the river getting gorgeous views of all the architectural gems and learning about them along...More
This was a fast paced tour through many of the historic buildings in The Loop area that were built in the late 1920's and early 30's. Renee was very knowledgeable, and kept us moving. It was fairly warm the day I went, and she found...More
A most interesting tour. We certainly saw interiors of buildings that we would not have entered if we had been walking on our own, and they were stunning - obviously selected for a reason! Guide was very knowledgeable and had lived in Chicago for most...More
We did the 7:30, sunset cruise. It's an hour and a half cruise down the river and back and its amazing. The architect is stunning and the volunteer announcers spend a lot of time describing the details of the history of Chicago. Well worth the...More
If you're going to take an architectural tour, this is the real deal. The tour guides are from the Chicago Architecture Foundation and they are amazing. Book the one that leaves just as the sun is setting for a mix of day and night views.
My wife and I were in town for a wedding and had been looking forward to attending the Architectural River Tour for months. At exactly 5:30 when our tour was to start, the skies opened up and a torrential down pour ensued. However, our amazing...More
We have taken many of the lake and river tours, but this is the best one if your group is fluent in English, interested in architecture and open to learning about the city. This is not the tour for people who just want to be...More