112 E. Wacker Dr. on Chicago’s Riverwalk, Chicago IL 60601
- (847) 358-1330
- (847) 991-5255
Welcome to the Official Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago’s First Lady- Chicago’s #1 tour based on TripAdvisor reviews, and the ultimate way to see Chicago from the water.
Experience a fascinating, 90-minute journey through Chicago’s diverse riverfront architecture as passionate, volunteer docents from the Chicago Architecture Center provide a detailed narrative of Chicago’s various architectural styles and the stories of the people who designed and built the city. Cruises depart daily March 30 – November 24, 2019 from Chicago’s Riverwalk.
Individual tickets start at $44.48 (plus tax) and can be purchased at the dockside box office, CAC store, or ticketmaster.com/rivercruise. Specialty architecture cruises include the Capture Chicago Photography Cruise (summer Saturdays and Sundays at 9AM) and the popular Twilight Cruise (select summer evenings at 7:30PM – starting at $49.21). Group rates are available starting at $26 and up (based on day and time) and may reserve in advance. Groups of 10 or more may be booked by calling the Chicago Architecture Center at (312) 922-8687 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.