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1893 World’s Fair Tour, History & Architecture Guided Walking Tour in Chicago


The World's Columbian Exposition was a monument to culture and ingenuity. See the beauty of this era first hand on this comprehensive guided tour. Admire the Monadnock Building, among other top sites!

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  • Duration: 3.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Wed, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Guide / Shared use of iPads with historic photos / Game prizes & gifts / Two small snacks / Welcome drink (1)
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • 12:45 Check-in at the Congress Plaza Hotel Main Lobby
  • 13:00 Guided Walking Tour (3 hrs)
    detours_archi_02 Retrace history as you stroll along the footsteps of the old Chicago World's Fair. Soak in the architecture of the remaining buildings of that period, the Auditorium building and Chicago Athletic Hotel as well as colorful mosaics in the hotel. Also enjoy German food and beer along the tour!
  • 16:00 Check-out at Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
    • Snacks for vegetarians may be available, but unfortunately gluten-free, dairy-free or vegan snacks are not available.
    • Please no video or audio recording devices. Minimal note-taking is permitted. Photography during tour is welcome.
    • People 16 years old and above can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Cash
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Camera
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • To streamline the tour, we take your order and cash for your second drink at check-in ($6 for beer, $8 for wine, includes gratuity). At the third drink stop, you may independently purchase a beer, wine, or cocktail of your choice.
    • This activity operates regardless of weather.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Drinks are available for purchase.
    • Parking validation available.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Tour reservations can be changed up to 48 hours before the scheduled start time.
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Duration 3.5 hour(s)
Availability Wed, Fri, Sat
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1893 World’s Fair Tour, History & Architecture Guided Walking Tour in Chicago