Neighborhood Walking Tours
May 1 through October 15
Tour the opulent mansions of the Gold Coast, or learn about Old Town’s colorful past.
Group size: Minimum 10, maximum 40 people
Duration: 90–120 minutes per neighborhood
Cost: $14 per person
See the opulent mansions and elegant townhouses of the city's wealthiest neighborhood. Learn about the historic Astor Street district and the area's most famous residents, including the McCormicks, Palmers, and Wrigleys.
Explore the architecture of one of the city's oldest neighborhoods. Founded by German immigrants in the 1800s, Old Town became a gathering place for hippies in the late 1960s. Today, it is a thriving artists' haven, business district, and home to many young professionals.