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Boat Tour

Art Deco By Boat

Friday, May 17

Sit back and take in the skyline at sunset as CHM’s John Russick narrates the history of art deco buildings along the river. Highlights includes the Mather Tower, Merchandise Mart, and Civic Opera House.

Meet at Chicago Line Cruises, 465 North McClurg Court. Tour departs promptly and runs approximately 90 minutes. Boarding begins at 6:30 P.M. 

Adults $45, $35 members; includes 2 complimentary beverages.

This tour is presented in collaboration with Chicago Line Cruises.


Merchandise Mart, c. 1960. Hedrich-Blessing Collection, HBSN-00915-L
The Mather Tower at 75 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, was completed in 1928. Chicago Sun-Times/Chicago Daily News collection, DN-0085236

The Details



17 th

7:00 p.m.



$ 45

$35 Members

Event Location

Meet at Chicago Line Cruises, 465 North McClurg Court

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