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Chicago is experiencing a surge in tourism and historic skyscrapers are being creatively repurposed into chic new hotels. Learn how and why a former athletic club, bank, chemical company, motor club and more were transformed into first class hotels. This fast paced, two-hour walking tour will explore the exteriors and interiors of several hotels, including a roof deck with scenic views of Downtown; explore the benefits and challenges of adaptive reuse; and share the stories that helped make these buildings iconic.

2 Hours
$20 public
FREE for CAF members
CAF Shop and Tour Center, 224 S. Michigan Ave.

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