Guided tour

Chicago: Inside the Loop Architecture Tour

Chicago: Inside the Loop Architecture Tour

From $29 per person

Explore the Loop, Chicago’s premier display of art and architecture, on a walking tour alongside an expert local guide. See the city come to life.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore The Loop community area with a local guide
  • Gain access to insider places of the city
  • See Chicago’s art and architecture
  • Marvel at the golden Palmer House peacock doors
  • Stand under the largest Tiffany Dome in the world
Full description
Get to know Chicago on this guided walking tour around The Loop. See Chicago come to life as a local guide shows you the iconic history, art, and architecture of the city. See the Palmer House’s golden peacock doors, the Tiffany Dome, and more. Start by meeting your guide at a coffee shop near the Monadnock Building. The Monadnock Building is famous amongst engineering circles for its impressive characteristics. Move on to other notable places like the Chicago Federal Reserve. Enter the Chicago Board of Trade Building and Rookery Building for up-close views of their ornate surfaces. Visit Inland Steel Building and the Palmer House, a hotel famous for its intricate golden peacock doors. Along the tour, get to see one of Frank Lloyd Wright's first masterpieces. Finish off your tour at the iconic Chicago Cultural Center. Stand under the Tiffany Dome, the largest Tiffany glass dome in the world. End your experience seeing color and light dance across the room.
Includes
  • Walking tour with expert local guide
  • Entrance into 6 buildings
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet in front of the coffee shop called Inteligencia. The tour meeting time is 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • All sites are visited from the exterior unless otherwise noted
  • Guests should be able to walk at a moderate pace without difficulty
  • As of August 20, 2021, masks are required in all indoor public settings for everyone 2 years of age and older, regardless of vaccination status in Chicago
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PAUL WAS EXTRAORDINARY. WE HAD A VERY INTERESTING AND UNIQUE TIME. WE WILL HIGHLY RECOMMEND THE EXPERIENCE. THANK YOU!

August 16, 2021

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