Guided tour of Riverwalk, the birthplace of Chicago
Attractions & guided tours

Guided tour of Riverwalk, the birthplace of Chicago

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Take a stroll down the Riverwalk, Chicago's architectural gem
  • Go behind the scenes at the McCormick Bridgehouse Museum
  • See the inner workings of Chicago's most famed and fabulous
  • Take in stunning views of Chicago's pristine skyline
  • Find hidden gems amongst the city such as a work by Picasso
What to expect

Join an expert guide in Chicago for two incredible hours exploring all the art, architecture, and little hidden spaces the Riverwalk has to offer!

Chicago's Riverwalk is popular amongst locals and tourists alike. Lined with cafes, wineries and bars, it's a social hub, but its so much more than that. This is one of the finest vantage points from which to take in the city's incredible architecture. It's home to some wonderful public art and monuments. And, as the original birthplace of the city, it's the best place to learn about the history and development of Chicago. Led by an expert local guide, you'll explore all this space has to offer, hearing the city's rags to riches tale.

Sites Visited:

  • Chicago's Riverwalk
  • Magnificent Mile
  • Wrigley Building
  • Tribune Tower
  • DuSable Bridge
  • Site of Old Fort Dearborn
  • McCormick Bridgehouse and Museum (Behind the Scenes Access)
  • Jewelers Building
  • Heald Square
  • Vietnam Memorial
  • Marina Towers
  • Site of the SS Eastland Disaster
  • “Untitled” statue by Picasso
  • Chicago Temple
  • Chicago Cultural Center
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Local English-speaking guide
    • Guided walking tour
    • Behind the Scenes access at the McCormick Bridgehouse Museum
    Reduced price
    • Children (2-14)
    • Infants (0-1): free

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    Where

    401 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

    Meeting point:

    Meet us 15 minutes prior to the tour start time in front of the Apple Store.

    What to remember
    • This is a walking tour. Guests should be able to walk at a moderate pace without difficulty.
    • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
    • This tour is in English
    • Maximum 20 people per group
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    Provider
    Walks LLC - US
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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