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Discover the City of Century Chicago

Discover the City of Century Chicago

Duration:2 horas en total
Languages:Disponible en inglés
Esta experiencia está disponible en contadas ocasiones.

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Chicago continues to amaze and inspire. I am a designer, storyteller and seasoned tour guide with the premier non-­profit cultural organization, leading several tours monthly. If you enjoy history and design in our built environment, I'm your host to "bring history to life."
Joann
Joann
Joann
Joann

Qué haremos

This guided sketch walk focuses on the design and ornamentation of architect Louis H. Sullivan, Chicago's "father of skyscrapers." The buildings and fragments we'll visit provide an opportunity to take a closer look at Sullivan's ornamental designs that combine the organic and the geometric. Architecture history will add context and background while we're filling our sketchbooks with Sullivan's…

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If you're interested in the rise of late 19th century skyscrapers and how this impacted Chicago's explosive growth, then this walking tour is for you.

Qué hay que llevar

Curiosity
Comfortable walking shoes

Dónde estarás

We will be walking the Loop of Chicago, beginning at the Art Institute of Chicago; south on Michigan Avenue to Congress; west into the Loop, north on Dearborn, east on Adams, returning to Art Institute of Chicago location. Focusing on post 1871 Great Fire rebuild to turn of 20th century. Highlights: Auditorium Building, Fisher Building, Monadnock, Marquette, and Rookery buildings. Approx 2 mile/3.2 km walk; access to coffee shops and washrooms.

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Política de cancelación

Cualquier experiencia se puede cancelar dentro de las 24 horas posteriores a la compra y recibirás un reembolso total.

Política de comunicación

Comunícate siempre a través de Airbnb. Para proteger tus pagos, te aconsejamos que nunca transfieras dinero ni te comuniques fuera de la página o la aplicación de Airbnb.

Requisitos para los participantes

Pueden asistir hasta 8 participantes de 18 años y más.

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If you're interested in the rise of late 19th century skyscrapers and how this impacted Chicago's explosive growth, then this walking tour is for you.
Joann
clase de arte
Discover the City of Century Chicago
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Desde $25 por persona