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Chicago River Boat Architecture Tour

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Chicago is known around the world for its architectural feats, both inside and outside of the buildings. From the 100-year-old Art Deco, Neo-Classical, and Gothic Towers, to some of the tallest modern-day skyscrapers, Chicago is where old meets futuristic architectural endeavors. It has something for everyone in a way that no other city replicates today. 
We are born-and-raised Chicagoans ourselves, passionate about the community that we know and love. That passion and desire spills into all of our tours, drawing on personal experiences for curating a tour that just can’t be duplicated by a book or a movie. We want you to experience everything firsthand.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I see so many positive reviews but would like to add one more. The guide was knowledgable and informative, and spoke very clearly and engagingly - she was clearly enthusiastic about the history of Chicago and its buildings. We went at 1pm and it was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The morning was perfect, Sunny but not too warm. The young lady who presented the architectural information was fantastic. She was very knowledgeable and talked for an hour and a half, pointing out the various buildings, the architects who designed them, and the school or...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank V6034PRrichardb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a fabulous morning on the Architecture Boat Tour. The guide provided a great history of Chicago while describing the various types of architecture found along the Chicago river. It was a hot sunny day, so be sure to bring sunglasses and sunscreen. Great...More

Thank mollyv274
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking the Architecture Tour was a fun and informative way to explore Chicago. The tour company is very helpful and entertaining. Great for the family or a couple

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank stever0958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was great to sit down with the breezy river air on us and learn about the history of Chicago. Even the kids enjoyed it! I recommend going to the front of the lower level of the boat. There are seats for only 8 people...More

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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
Non of the boats I saw were climate controlled on the primary deck, in fact they were open air.
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27 June 2019|
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The Chicago Tiver Tour company at 465 McClurg Street has the best local guides.
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We had to be there at 1:00 to sail off at 1:30. We got a text about the time.
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