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Chicago Architecture Center Exhibits Admission

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  • Entry/Admission - Chicago Architecture Center
  • Storage for luggage, strollers, or coats
  • Guided Tour
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
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Schatze wrote a review Mar 2020
Chicago, Illinois181 contributions34 helpful votes
This is an awesome museum/center that won't take you hours to get through. It's laid out wonderfully. Tickets are only $12 a person, and you can purchase them beforehand so you essentially walk right in. The skyscraper exhibit is awesome and gives you an idea of what's going on
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Date of experience: February 2020
Sue1265 wrote a review Mar 2020
Cincinnati, Ohio120 contributions5 helpful votes
I highly recommend the CAC for visitors and even local Chicagoans. The exhibits are really well done. The 3D model is incredible! The staff was knowledgable and very friendly. As a bonus, if you're looking for a unique Chicago gift, there are some wonderful coffee table books
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Date of experience: March 2020
DeeLayla wrote a review Mar 2020
Belgrade, Serbia205 contributions53 helpful votes
As a significant segment of the modern architecture has its roots in Chicago (back in late 19th century), for anyone interested in the topic, this Centar is a starting point for deliberate explorations and wider contextual understanding, alongside Le Corbusier's Foundation and
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Date of experience: February 2020
Kathy wrote a review Dec 2019
West Lafayette, Indiana176 contributions46 helpful votes
We have taken tours and visited CAC in the past. This good experience was no exception to the others. We enjoyed the gallery and skyscraper models, the 'what will Chicago look like in 2050: display, the ever changing information, the thousands of models of Chicago buildings.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Kathleen O wrote a review Nov 2019
11 contributions5 helpful votes
Wished I would have found this place sooner. We loved the exhibits as well as the movie about the history of Chicago. The docents were so helpful and knowledgable. I wish I would have taken their river boat cruise. We might have learned more about the architecture of the
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from ChiArchitecture, Guest Relations Manager at Chicago Architecture Center Exhibits Admission
Responded 26 Nov 2019
We are so glad that you enjoyed the Center! Thanks for taking the time to review us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.
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By: Chicago Architecture Center
Excellent tour!
The tour guide was a veteran architect that showed me the most emblematic buildings of the époque, and told me anec
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Wonderful walking tour with a delightful guide
I took part in a walking tour on Saturday 22nd February. Our guide, Margaret, was the perfect tour leader. Her re
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Good overview of city
Admission to the Architecture Center exhibits is included with all tours. There is a video with a giant model of th
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Pedway tour: fun, practical, and informative
This two hour tour of part of the Chicago Pedway system held surprises even for two native Chicagoans. Besides dis
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Best Architectural Tours!
We took the Essential Chicago tour with CAC on a chilly Friday afternoon and it was the best one yet. Eileen, our g
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Loved the tour! Learned a lot about the different buildings from the late 1800's through early 1900's. Very inter
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Must see Chicago. A must do tour.
An enjoyable walking tour, with a fun and knowledgable guide. From old to new, a chance to learn more about the bui
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Bill B
Pedway underground tour thru the pedestrial tunnels of downtown Chicago
I have lived in the Chicago area most of my life, away only during my time in the US Army during the VietNam war, a
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Golden Age
Such a great tour. We loved it and your expert commentary, thanks Amy! So many beautiful buildings, treasures indee
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Always Excellent
We took the Iconic Chicago Architecture tour this weekend. Our guide was excellent! Lots of good information. Wh
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Fantastic Chicago Art Deco Tour!
Our guide, Barry Sears, was very knowledgeable. In 90 minutes walking along LaSalle and adjacent blocks, the aesthe
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Worth visiting
If only to see the model of Chicago, but the shop and the exhibits are well worth looking at as well. And don't for
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Tom V
Interesting and Informative
I'm not an architect but I am interested in learning more about the places I visit and I discovered that the tours
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Chicago Pedway Tour today
The Pedway tour led by Mary Jo was a great success. The tour was very interesting and it was great to be guided in
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Pedway Tour
Mary Jo Hoag was a very engaging tour guide revealing many of the secrets as well as practical information about tr
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  • Duration: 45m
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