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Discover the architectural treasures of the Gold Coast, one of Chicago’s most affluent neighborhoods. See residential architecture along Lake Shore Dr. and in the Astor Street Historic District, with elegant homes in the Romanesque, Queen Anne, Tudor, Art Deco, and Modern styles. Learn about the celebrated people who have lived here and the remarkable events that have occurred.

1.5 Hours
$15 public
FREE for CAF members
North Ave. between State and Astor Streets
  • Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.
  • Tour meets in the park at the Dr. Greene Vardiman Black statue across from the Cardinal’s Mansion.

Upcoming Gold Coast: Astor Street Tours