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Museum Tour

History Highlights Tour

Monday, January 22 — Monday, January 22

Join our volunteer gallery interpreter Mike Johnson for a 30-minute tour of Chicago: Crossroads of America that focuses on a specific aspect of Chicago’s history. Delve into the history of the 1871 Great Chicago Fire on his tour “Burn the Old Town Down.”

FREE with admission; no reservations needed.

Memories of the Chicago Fire of 1871 by Julia Lemos, 1912. ICHi-062293
Fire broadside, 1871.

The Details



22 nd

1:30 p.m.

Event Location

Chicago History Museum 

Meet outside the entrance of Chicago: Crossroads of America.

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