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Shoreline Sightseeing Company
  • Join Shoreline for a dramatic Architecture River Tour, exciting Classic Lake Tour or thrilling Fireworks Tour! Architecture Tours are led by experienced, entertaining Shoreline guides who are passionate about Chicago's history and landmarks. Learn how Chicago rose from the ashes of the Great Fire of 1871 to become the birthplace of the skyscraper and the home of modern American architecture as you view more than 40 landmarks along the Chicago River. Shoreline's Classic Lake Tours cover the entire panorama of Chicago's world-famous skyline and are accompanied by professional recorded narration on the city's history and landmarks. Shoreline is also famous for Fireworks Tours with two options; Architecture/Fireworks Tour, or Lake Michigan Fireworks Tour. All tours include spectacular views and amazing photo ops! Tours depart day and evening from multiple docks April through October. Special seasonal Cruises include Brew Cruises, Wine Tasting Cruises and Comedy Cruises. Excellent group rates. Shoreline also offers Water Taxis from multiple docks including Navy Pier, Museum Campus, and Willis Tower May through October. See our website for daily schedule and complete details on all tours and special events cruises.
    Certifications / Ratings
    • AAA Rated:
    Facility Amenities
    • Box Lunches Available:
    • Group Breakfast Available:
    • Private Dining Available:
    General Facility Details
    • Family-friendly:
    • Foreign-Language Tour: Chinese, French, German, Spanish, Other
    • Hours of Operation: April - November
    • Open Seasonally:
    Location Information
    • Miles from Downtown: 1
    • Miles from Midway Airport: 10
    Group Amenities
    • Average Visit/Tour Length: 1 hour
    • Complimentary Policy: 1 per 20, plus tour guide
    • Maximum Group Number: 200
  • Facility Meeting Space Details
    • Preferred Catering Providers:
    • Complete Buy-out Available:
    • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 70
    • Max Capacity, Classroom Style: 200
    • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 200
    • Max Capacity, Theater Style: 200
    • Max Venue Capacity: 200
    • Outside Reception Space Available:
    • Private Meeting Space Available:
    • Total Square Footage of Meeting Space: 200
    Largest Meeting Room Details
    • Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated): 70
    • Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing): 200