The men’s magazine that propelled the sexual revolution was first published in Chicago in 1953. Join Elizabeth Fraterrigo, author of Playboy and the Making of the Good Life in Modern America, on a tour that highlights Playboy’s story and the lifestyle it evoked. Explore the company’s humble beginnings, the changes in gender and sexuality it inspired, and the controversy and criticism it provoked. Take in exterior views of the former Playboy Mansion, Palmolive Building, and places Hugh Hefner frequented.
*Tour runs approximately 2 hours and includes about 2 miles of walking
$25, $20 members
Saturday, May 12 at 10:30 a.m. | Meet at Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark Street