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Walking Tours

Our walking tours provide intimate, behind-the-scenes looks at Chicago’s neighborhoods and landmarks. Ticket price includes complimentary Museum admission on the day of the tour.

Meet in front of the Museum, unless otherwise noted.

Union Station

Sundays, March 8 and 29, April 12, and May 31, 1:00 p.m.

Inspired by the exhibition Railroaders: Jack Delano’s Homefront Photography, this tour takes a closer look at one of America’s last great railway terminals. Explore the city’s rich transportation heritage while strolling through the historic Union Station and examining its monumental exterior. Find out why it was once called a “city within a city,” and discover the hidden stories and spaces that go unseen by thousands each day. Meet at Union Station, 500 West Jackson Boulevard. Tour duration: 90 minutes

Cost: $25, $20 members

Sunday, March 8
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Sunday, March 29
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Sunday, April 12
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Sunday, May 31
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ChicaGO24 Walking Tours

Additional walking tours are available during ChicaGO24

Bohemian National Cemetery—After Hours!
Friday, May 8, 6:30 p.m.
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Along The Magnificent Mile®
Friday, May 8, 7:00 p.m.
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Fort Dearborn
Friday, May 8, 7:00 p.m.
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Union Station
Friday, May 8, 8:00 p.m.
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Garden of the Dead: History of Lincoln Park’s Elusive Graves
Friday, May 8, 10:00 p.m.
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Caffeinated Chicago
Saturday, May 9, 8:30 a.m.
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Old Town
Saturday, May 9, 10:00 a.m.
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Gold Coast
Saturday, May 9, 10:00 a.m.
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Rosehill Cemetery
Saturday, May 9, 10:00 a.m.
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History Puppy Crawl Dog Walking Tour
Saturday, May 9
10:00 a.m.
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6:30 p.m.
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Bronzeville
Saturday, May 9, 11:00 a.m.
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History of the Hangover
Saturday, May 9, 11:00 a.m.
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Graceland Cemetery Retold
Saturday, May 9, 2:00 p.m.
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Sheffield Stroll
Saturday, May 9, 2:00 p.m.
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Devon Avenue Food Tour
Saturday, May 9, 2:00 p.m.
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Street Art & Graffiti Tour
Saturday, May 9, 4:00 p.m.
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Leopold and Loeb
Saturday, May 9, 5:00 p.m.
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Refund Policy:

Refunds for a tour will be given in the form of tour credit which can be applied to another tour. Credit will be given with a minimum of two weeks notice prior to the day of the tour. No exceptions.

Weather Hotline:
The Museum maintains a Weather Hotline to provide updates about weather-related delays or cancellation. If you think your program or tour may be affected by inclement weather, please call 312-799-2002 for the most current information about your tour.

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