Historic Chicago Tour & 360 Chicago Observation Deck

Overview

Take a Historic Chicago South Side Tour plus entry to 360 Chicago Observation Deck to explore all the sights the Windy City has to offer.

Starting at the Palmer House Hilton this tour will take you past all the sights of Chicago’s Historic South Side. You will head south out of the Loop down Michigan Avenue past Art Institute of Chicago, the starting point of historic Route 66, Grant Park and the site of Chess Records.

Your journey will continue along Lake Michigan on South Lake Shore Drive. Travelling on you will see President Obama’s home, Robie House, University of Chicago and Jackson Park and the Museum of Science and Industry.

The return trip will take you through Museum Campus and past Buckingham Fountain. Your ticket will also include entry to 360 CHICAGO Observation Deck offering the best views of Chicago’s Skyline and Lake Michigan.

Highlights

Highlights you will see whilst on this bus tour include:

  • Art Institute of Chicago Grant Park(Chicago’s Front Lawn) Chess Records site Lake Michigan along South Lake Shore Drive President Barack Obama’s Home Robie House(U.S. National Historic Landmark designed by Frank Lloyd Wright) University of Chicago including Rockefeller Memorial Chapel Jackson Park – Location of Chicago’s World Fair of 1893 Museum of Science & Industry Museum Campus – Solider Field, Adler Planetarium, Shedd Aquarium & Field Museum Buckingham Fountain Neighbourhoods include: Chinatown,Kenwood,Hyde Park & Woodlawn and entry to 360 CHICAGO Observation Deck.

Exclusions

  • Transportation to and from 360 Chicago. The tour will finish back at the Palmer House where you will be able to make your own way to 360 Chicago.
  • Entry to TILT at 360 CHICAGO. TILT can be purchased for additional charge at 360 CHICAGO

Important Information

Please check in at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled tour, departure at the Gray Line desk inside Feelings Gift Shop in the Palmer House Hotel at 17 East Monroe. Please see map for location.

Transportation to and from 360 Chicago is not included. Your tour will finish back at Palmer House, from where you can make your own way to 360 Chicago and see the city from 1000 feet!

360 CHICAGO observation deck is open from 9:00 AM to 11:00 pm 365 days a year. Admission to the observation deck ends at 10:30 pm daily.

Entry to TILT at 360 Chicago can be purchased for an additional charge 360 Chicago.

Duration: 2 Hours

Prices & Tickets
Regular Price With Voucher
Adult $51.95 $41.56
Child $30.95 $24.76

Closed 24th, 25th, 30th, 31st December

Departure times:

Everyday at 11.30am and 3.30pm

From January  - March tours do not operate on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Please check in at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled tour, departure at the Gray Line desk inside Feelings Gift Shop in the Palmer House Hotel at 17 E. Monroe.

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Prices & Tickets
Regular Price With Voucher
Adult $51.95 $41.56
Child $30.95 $24.76

Closed 24th, 25th, 30th, 31st December

Departure times:

Everyday at 11.30am and 3.30pm

From January  - March tours do not operate on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Please check in at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled tour, departure at the Gray Line desk inside Feelings Gift Shop in the Palmer House Hotel at 17 E. Monroe.

What you should know
  • 20% off all entry prices listed above. Discount does not apply to group rates
  • Simply present the coupon at the attraction. Each coupon is valid for one to six people
  • This offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offer
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