Field Trip Details
Days and time
Weekdays year-round, from 10:15 to 12:00pm.
If this time frame does not meet your needs, please contact us about alternate days and times.
Begin at – Chicago Architecture Foundation, Railway Exchange Building, 224 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago
End at – Federal Center (on Adams at Dearborn)
Recommended grade level
Grades 5 - 8. We welcome other grade level participation!
10 to 60 students
1 chaperone is required for every 5 students
$5.00 per student
No charge for required chaperones; $5.00 charge for each additional adult.
How to schedule a field trip
Reservations are required for all field trips, and reservation requests should be made at least six weeks in advance.
Download a copy of our Field Trip Reservation Form. Send a completed copy of the reservation form (one copy per field trip) to the Chicago Architecture Foundation:
Mail: Chicago Architecture Foundation, Attention: Group Tours
224 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60604
Reservations will be processed according to the date they are received. A field trip confirmation agreement indicating your tour date and other relevant information will be sent immediately to the contact information you have provided. Please wait to arrange transportation until you have received your confirmation agreement.
Other important information about your field trip
Please review the following information to help you prepare for your field trip: Preparing for your field trip with the Chicago Architecture Foundation.