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Chicago Savvy Tours

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3 Apr 2014
“No longer offering tours in Chicago”
24 Oct 2013
“What a terrific way to see FLW properties!”
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Chicago Savvy Tours offers a variety of fascinating tours that uncover Chicago's history from an architectural perspective. Specialties include Frank Lloyd, Mies van der Rohe, and the Chicago School of Architecture. Public, private, and group tours...more
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410 S Michigan Ave, Studio 524, Chicago, IL 60605-1308
Downtown / The Loop
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+1 312-731-8000
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Reviewed 3 April 2014

We've been planning a trip to Chicago for almost a year and had planned to use Chicago Savvy Tours - specifically George Pudleaux for a private tour of FLW properties based on the reviews in TA. After months of sending e-mails to George -- with...More

7  Thank daybreak1
Reviewed 25 October 2013

We booked a private time with Savvy Tours of the northern part of Chicago and the Frank Lloyd Wright properties. As there was only three of us - me, my husband and George Pudlo, the Director of the company - we got all the information...More

Thank GenevieveK
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Don't miss Savvy's tour that includes the Rookery, The Unity Temple, and Oak Park. Outstanding...made even more so by our great guide, George, who was very knowledgeable and never dull. The bus was comfortable and it was just the right combination of walking and riding....More

Thank Felice3
Reviewed 20 September 2013

My Mum and I had a lovely tour this morning with George from Chicago Savvy Tours. We booked him as a tour guide to take us on a three hour guided tour of a number of FLW properties including the Robie House and the Rookery....More

1  Thank mwooduk
Reviewed 13 September 2013

This is a very odd sort of tour and it isn't cheap. You are escorted by a docent to all sorts of places that don't really have any connection, so it is sort of scattered all over the place and at the end you don't...More

Thank Boystowtraveler
Reviewed 11 September 2013

My husband and I just took the Chicago Underground Tour, led by "George" and it was fantastic! George was extremely knowledgeable and relayed interesting and relevant facts along the way. I would, definitely, recommend!

Thank MKSquared
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Did a Frank Lloyd Wright tour that included The Rookery then Oak Park. Our guide, George Pudlo, made it such a great tour. He is a huge FLW fan & very knowledgeable about his work, style & history. He made it an entertaining & interesting...More

Thank TheCoop41
Reviewed 4 August 2013

My husband and I, although Chicago natives, took the two hour architecture tour thinking we'd learn something new...and we did! It was a two-hour beautiful walk around Michigan Avenue, through Millennium Park and over to the River. We heard interesting historical, as well as architectural,...More

Thank LovetheMemories
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We attended the Underworld Tour of Chicago, hosted by Liz, and although our hopes were quickly set high of a sweet excursion when she gave the intro to her "Layer Cake Chicago" tour, we were quickly let down to find out there would be no...More

Thank Taz673
Reviewed 24 July 2013 via mobile

George was able to structure a full day for 3 to include walking tour, home/ studio , Unity Temple, quick stop for lunch, tour of Robie House and still get us back downtown by our 4 o'clock deadline! His narrative was comprehensive and interesting; he...More

2  Thank pwkaplan
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