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The city of Chicago's Riverwalk is finally complete, stretching from Lake Michigan to Lake Street. Join us on a walk through this linear park, a magnet for outdoor recreation and fun that some are calling Chicago's new "coastline."

1.5 Hours
$15 public
FREE for CAF members
River-level, between Wabash Ave. and State St.

We'll visit the six "rooms" or locations where you can walk, sit or eat while enjoying the view of passing boats, canoes and kayaks. Understand how the Riverwalk was built—and why.

  • Tour meets at the Vietnam Memorial, which you'll find by walking down the stairs from Wacker Dr. to the river.
  • The tour ends at the The Riverbank, which is between Franklin and Lake Streets on the Chicago River level.
  • Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.

Upcoming Riverwalk West Tours