Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park Walking Tour

Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park Walking Tour

Chicago Michigan Avenue & Millennium Park Walking Tour

Fridays at 2pm – Reserve Today!

Two of Chicago’s most popular tourists destinations in one tour. Follow Michigan Avenue south from where it all started for Chicago checking out the incredible views of the Chicago River, the gorgeous Carbide & Carbon building and experience all that Millennium Park has to offer including Wrigley Square, Cloud Gate (The Bean) & Crown Fountain. DO NOT forget your camera when joining us on our Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park walking tour. 🙂

The tour begins at one of Chicago’s most beautiful buildings – the Wrigley Building and heads south along Michigan Avenue through Millennium Park and ending at the picturesque Buckingham Fountain. There is something for everyone on this tour. You do not want to forget your camera on the Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park Walking Tour.

Meeting Point:  Outside the The Wrigley Building (400-410 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611Google Maps

Millennium Park Tour Meeting Spot

Start Time: We run this tour at 2pm. Check our calendar and Reserve Online today.  (Our Winter schedule starts on November 1 and runs thru April 1, 2017 – – Please check our Tour Calendar for the most up-to-date schedule)

Distance: 1.5 miles walking distance

Time: 2 hours from start to finish

Cost: FREE! Our guides work off the generosity of our guests. If you felt your guide has done a good job you can show your appreciation at the end of the tour by leaving a tip.

What you will see: 

    • The Wrigley Building
    • Tribune Tower
    • Chicago River
    • Trump Tower
    • Carbide & Carbon Building
    • Chicago Cultural Center
    • Cloud Gate
    • Wrigley Monument
    • Crown Fountain
    • Buckingham Fountain

Stories you will be told: 

  • Wrigley Building and Tribune Tower
  • Chicago becomes a city
  • Reversal of the River
  • Fort Dearborn
  • Founding and Construction of Millennium Park
  • Chicago’s Lakefront rises out of the ashes
  • Buckingham Fountain and Queen’s Landing

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