Uptown Walking Tours
Explore Uptown’s many landmarks and rich history with these FREE Uptown walking tours.
Explore the Uptown Entertainment District with Choose Chicago
For a century, Uptown has been the city’s top entertainment destination, hosting silent film stars, then a hub of 1920s’ movie palaces and more recently, legendary rock venues. Explore this rich history with FREE monthly tours! These hour-long tours are led by knowledgeable local docents from Choose Chicago’s Greeter Program.
Saturday, September 15
Tours leave at 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, and 4:00 pm
Meet at Provisions Uptown (4812 N. Broadway) – RSVP not required
These hour-long tours are led by knowledgeable local docents from Choose Chicago’s Greeter Program.
Tour Renowned Architect George Maher’s Buena Park Mansions
The 30-minute sidewalk tours showcase these architecturally significant homes. In many ways this street and the architecture put Buena Park on the map. Buena Park Neighbors offers free walking tours of the neighborhood that highlights the history, architecture and special features of this Chicago Landmark District.
Saturday, August 18
Tours leave at 1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:00pm, 2:30pm, 3:00pm (last tour)
Meet at the corner of Hutchinson and Hazel – RSVP not required
Buena Park Neighbors is a 46th Ward neighborhood association of more than 200 residents, businesses and not-for-profit organizations in the nationally registered Buena Park Historic District. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for everyone in Buena Park.