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Chicago Walking Tour: Modern Architecture

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USD 26.00
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    Stop At: Chicago Architecture Center, 111 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601-3713

    Your tour begins at the Chicago Architecture Center (CAC), formerly the Chicago Architecture Foundation. Visit the CAC to view a 4,000-building scale model of Chicago or shop in the award-winning store.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Pass By: Chicago River, Chicago, IL

    Enjoy superb views of Chicago’s riverfront.

    Stop At: Marina City, 300 N State St, Chicago, IL 60654-5414

    Highlights include Marina City, a mixed-use residential-commercial building designed by architect Bertrand Goldberg, envisioned as an urban experiment designed to draw middle-class Chicagoans back to the city after more than a decade of suburban migration.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Daley Center, 48 W Washington St Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL 60602

    Marvel at Richard J. Daley Center, one of the first buildings to be covered in an unpainted steel called Cor-Ten. Only 16 steel columns support the building, and Despite having only 31 floors, Daley Center reaches the height of a typical 50- to 60-story building: 648 feet, or nearly 200 meters.

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    111 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
    1h 45m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Walking tour of Chicago's modern and postmodern architecture
    • Narration by a professional and certified guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Storage for luggage or strollers
    • Coat check
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • The Chicago Architecture Center or CAC (formerly the Chicago Architecture Foundation, CAF) is at the south end of the Magnificent Mile near the intersection of Michigan and Wacker.
    • Tour Guides are trained and certified by the CAC. As volunteers, they are exceptionally motivated, enthusiastic, and capable interpreters of Chicago's world-class architectural legacy. CAC tours are the real deal - narrated, but not scripted, led by Chicago enthusiasts
    • Not recommended for young children
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Date of experience: July 2018
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