The city of Chicago sparkles with some of the greatest architecture in the world! Come along on a 90-minute cruise on the Chicago River to see and learn about these masterpieces from an expert narrator from the Chicago Architecture Foundation. Learn about the history of the masters such as Louis Sullivan, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Trace the evolution of Chicago architecture from the Wrigley Building to the Tribune Tower to the Merchandise Mart to the ultra-modern Trump and NBC Towers. Chicago's First Lady Cruises will be our host. Boats hold up to 250 passengers and feature open-air upper decks, a full-service bar and climate-controlled lower cabins. Lunch is included at Pompei on Taylor St. in Chicago's Little Italy. Open to ages 18+.
Cost: Member: $109.00 | Non-Member: $119.00
When: Thursday, Sept 23, 2021 | 8:15 am-3:30 pm
Where: We will meet at 8:15am at the Y Pavilion parking lot
How to Register: "Chicago Architectural Cruise" Online, Mobile App, Front Desk. Register by Sept. 14, 2021.