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Audio Tour

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40-minute experiences for grades 6–12

$2 per iPod, advance reservation required

Use the online field trip reservation form to reserve the audio tour for your group.

In Our Own Words

Developed, written, and performed by Lake View High School students, this tour of Chicago: Crossroads of America features original interviews, vintage music, dialog, and dramatic readings on topics such as the Great Fire, Gangland Chicago, jazz and blues, and the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

You can download the tour to any MP3 player in advance of your visit.

> Download the In Our Own Words teen audio tour (40 MB)

Alternatively, you can reserve the Museum’s iPods for use during your field trip: $2 per iPod; advance reservations required.

> Make a reservation

Use the In Our Own Words teacher discussion guide—before and after your field trip—to expand on the topics, artifacts, issues, and historical arguments presented in the audio tour.

> Download the In Our Own Words teacher discussion guide

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