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Architecture Tour for Design Lovers

Architecture Tour for Design Lovers

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

Alex and Ellen are tour guides for Chicago Detours, a tour company for curious people. Chicago Detours has been sharing stories and places locals don't even know through guided tours of interior architecture, historic bars, and Chicago neighborhoods since 2010. Alex has an M.A. from the University of Chicago in Cinema History and also works as a humanities instructor at the City Colleges of…
Alex And Ellen
Alex And Ellen
Alex And Ellen
Alex And Ellen

What we’ll do

What does Michael Jackson’s Thriller have to do with the design of a post-modern skyscraper? Or Andy Warhol’s soup cans with modernism? The Best Architecture Walking Tour for Design Lovers is a creative tour of Chicago architecture, designed for curious people. You will learn about architectural styles through their connections with technology and pop culture. You’ll look at lots of gorgeous…

What else you should know

Lasts 1.5 hours. Half-mile walking distance. Walking tour ends at the playground of Maggie Daley Park.

Where you'll be

Tour starts at the Michigan Avenue Bridge, where the city began, and finishes at the new Maggie Daley Park. This tour explores a particular concept in architecture. All arts are a reflection of an age. Styles in creations like architecture, graphic design, fashion design, and pop culture have similar qualities when they come from the same era.

Availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, Aug 31    From 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM.
$28 per person
8 of 8 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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Lasts 1.5 hours. Half-mile walking distance. Walking tour ends at the playground of Maggie Daley Park.
Alex And Ellen
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Architecture Tour for Design Lovers
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