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Discover the City of Century Chicago

Discover the City of Century Chicago

Duration:2 heures en tout
Languages:Proposée en Anglais

À propos de votre hôte

Chicago continues to amaze and inspire. I am a designer, storyteller and seasoned tour guide with the premier non-­profit cultural organization, leading several tours monthly. If you enjoy history and design in our built environment, I'm your host to "bring history to life."
Joann
Joann
Joann
Joann

Au programme

This guided sketch walk focuses on the design and ornamentation of architect Louis H. Sullivan, Chicago's "father of skyscrapers." The buildings and fragments we'll visit provide an opportunity to take a closer look at Sullivan's ornamental designs that combine the organic and the geometric. Architecture history will add context and background while we're filling our sketchbooks with Sullivan's…

Autres informations utiles

If you're interested in the rise of late 19th century skyscrapers and how this impacted Chicago's explosive growth, then this walking tour is for you.

Ce qu'il faut apporter

Curiosity
Comfortable walking shoes

Le lieu

We will be walking the Loop of Chicago, beginning at the Art Institute of Chicago; south on Michigan Avenue to Congress; west into the Loop, north on Dearborn, east on Adams, returning to Art Institute of Chicago location. Focusing on post 1871 Great Fire rebuild to turn of 20th century. Highlights: Auditorium Building, Fisher Building, Monadnock, Marquette, and Rookery buildings. Approx 2 mile/3.2 km walk; access to coffee shops and washrooms.

Points à retenir

Conditions d'annulation

Toute expérience peut être annulée et entièrement remboursée dans les 24 heures suivant l'achat.

Politique de communication

Communiquez toujours par l'intermédiaire d'Airbnb. Pour protéger votre paiement, ne transférez jamais d'argent et ne communiquez pas en dehors du site ou de l'application Airbnb.

Critères requis pour les voyageurs

Un maximum de 8 voyageurs âgés de 18 ou plus peuvent participer.

Plus de conseils

If you're interested in the rise of late 19th century skyscrapers and how this impacted Chicago's explosive growth, then this walking tour is for you.
Joann
Discover the City of Century Chicago
Nouvelle expérience
24€/personne
Nouvelle expérience
24€/personne