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Walking Tour

Walking Tour | Historic Old Town

Saturday, September 18

From postfire recovery to the hub of Chicago bohemianism in the 1960s and 1970s, Old Town reveals diverse stories about the city’s past. Highlights include a shelter cottage, St. Michael’s Church, the Midwest Buddhist Temple, and numerous historic residences.

Tour runs 1.5 to 2 hours. Meet at the Chicago History Museum.

$22.50, $20 members

Although the city of Chicago has moved into Phase 5 of its reopening plan and the CDC has updated guidance regarding mask mandates for fully vaccinated people, CHM will continue to require all visitors over age 2 and staff to wear a mask while participating in a group tour. As vaccinations continue, we will evaluate and update policies.

The Details



18 th

10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.



$ 22.50

$20 Members

Event Location

Chicago History Museum 

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