Design and build with your family on Sunday mornings in the studio, where themed stations will introduce you to architecture basics. Take part in design challenges and make a take home project. Themes change each month!
Family Build is great for ages 3 and up. All attendees—children and adults—must purchase a ticket. Family Build is a drop-in event: you’re welcome to enter the studio anytime between 10 and noon.
- April: Chicago icons
- May: Nature in architecture
- June: Sculptures
- July: Tinker Lab
- August: Making and Testing
- September: Building Types
- October: Chicago Icons
- November: What Makes a Good Neighborhood?
- December: Animal Homes with Natural Materials
- Tickets for Family Build may be purchased in advance or on the day of the event at the CAC box office.
- Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center on the day of the event. View the CAC's hours.
- Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.