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Bus Tour

Modern Design Bus Tour

Saturday, March 28

See why Chicago was the epicenter of modern and streamlined design during the 1930s and ’40s for the entire country. Join CHM assistant curator Julius L. Jones on this design journey to witness where this history was made. See where the aesthetic and industrial legacies began, such as the Sears, Roebuck & Co. and Montgomery Ward & Co. warehouses, Northerly Island, and the Radio Flyer factory.

$55, $45 members

Tour runs 3.5 to 4 hours. Tour begins and ends at the Chicago History Museum. 

The Museum is proud to use Chicago Classic Coach for our bus tours.
Northerly Island during the 1933 A Century of Progress International Exposition, Chicago, September 9, 1933. ICHi-031117

The Details



28 th

1:00 p.m.



$ 55

$45 Members

Event Location

Meet at the Chicago History Museum

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