Experience the fascination of a tourist; Feel the comfort of the local
Old Town Neighborhood Guide
Old Town is a lively pocket of adored local dining dens and awning-covered specialty shops centered about the quaint, storefront-lined North Wells Street corridor. Reminiscent of a staged Norman read more about Old Town
Take your four-legged friend on an epic walk! Discover tales of heroic historic pups on this two-mile stroll of beautiful Lincoln Park. Visit its numerous gardens, find out about pup-friendly pubs, and more on this hound-dog history tour.
Experience the excitement of life in 1893 Chicago on this unique tour based on Erik Larson's best-selling book. Follow the trails of Daniel Burnham and learn about the devilish doings of H. H. Holmes at the 1893 world's fair. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Fullerton L Stop
Street Level Entrance (Red and Brown Lines)
Explore the history of the Sheffield/DePaul neighborhood, from its earliest German settlers to today's well-heeled residents. Stroll past Victorian-era architecture and sites of Hollywood films. Revisit a famous FBI raid and experiments in public transportation. Wrap up with a pint at one...
Come plant yourself in the midst of Chicago's best beer gardens! Dig into the past, beg out, and let us fertilize your mind on this trolley tour. Learn about the roots of the German biergarten tradition, and discover why Chicago is called the City in a Garden. Tours make approximately four...
Come join us for a new weekly drop-in class! Open to all levels of improvisers, this is a great opportunity to practice, have some fun, and meet new people. Pre-registration is not necessary; students should check in at the Training Center office before each class.