Chicago Cultural Center Building Tours

Weekly: Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Chicago Cultural Center • Tours meet in the Randolph Lobby, 1st Floor North

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Building Tours reveal the storied history of the landmark Chicago Cultural Center – offered year round on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 1:15pm. Tours are FREE and led by volunteer docents.

New in 2018: Enhanced tours for visitors of all abilities to engage with the Chicago Cultural Center, on 2nd Tuesdays at 1:15pm:

  • January 9: Spanish language tour
  • February 13: Tour for visitors who are deaf or hard-of-hearing
  • March 13: Tour for visitors who are blind or have low vision
  • April 10: Spanish language tour
  • May 8: Tour for visitors who are deaf or hard-of-hearing
  • June 12: Tour for visitors who are blind or have low vision
  • July 10: Spanish language tour
  • August 14: Tour for visitors who are deaf or hard-of-hearing
  • September 11: Tour for visitors who are blind or have low vision
  • October 9: Spanish language tour
  • November 13: Tour for visitors who are deaf or hard-of-hearing
  • December 11: Tour for visitors who are blind or have low vision

Tours del Centro Cultural de Chicago revelan la historia del centro cultural emblemático de Chicago - ofrecidos durante todo el año los miércoles, jueves, viernes y sábados a las 1:15pm en inglés.

Las visitas son gratuitas y dirigidas por docentes voluntarios.

Entre por la calle Randolph, en el primer piso del vestíbulo norte

Marque su calendario para las siguientes fechas para tours adicionales en español:

  • 10 de Abril
  • 10 de julio
  • 9 de octubre

 

Public Group Tours:

  • Free guided tours of the building
  • Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday (year-round)
  • 1:15pm
  • Tours are 45-60 minutes long
  • Tour may be limited to 25 guests to arrive
  • No advance registration required
 

Private Group Tours:

  • Free guided tours of the building
  • By appointment on Fridays only at 10:30am or 2:30pm, pending availability
  • Designed for adults, 13 years and older
  • Tours are 45-60 minutes long
  • For groups of 15 - 30 people, smaller groups may be combined with another group if needed.
  • Book four to six weeks in advance, by completing this request form
 

Exhibition Exploration:

  • Free guided exploration of exhibitions and the Chicago Cultural Center, Learning Lab and Millennium Park!

For Elementary and High School students

  • Tuesdays & Thursdays
  • 10am-12:30pm
  • 2 groups per day – maximum 30 students in each group
  • Fill out the online request form for each group or class
  • Please note whether you are interested in Exhibition Exploration or History and Architecture
  • Book four to six weeks in advance
  • Confirmation within 5 business days
 

Note:

  • All tours are led by trained volunteer docents and/or staff
  • All tours begin in Randolph Street Lobby

 

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Chicago Cultural Center
Randolph Street lobby, 1st Floor North
78 E. Washington St.

Chicago, IL 60602


FREE Admission


Building Hours:

  • Monday–Friday, 10am–7pm
  • Saturday–Sunday, 10am–5pm

Closed Holidays

 

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