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*Premier Tour: Chicago is home to several styles of Gothic Architecture: French, English, Castellated, Collegiate, German, Spanish and Venetian, found in more than 90 structures scattered throughout the city. This tour highlights numerous examples of Gothic style between the Magnificent Mile and the Chicago lakefront.

1.5 Hours
Chicago Water Tower at Jane Byrne Park, 801 E. Tower Ct.

This tour traces the history of Gothic Architecture that dominated Europe for almost four centuries, considers how and why it was revived, and explores its introduction to Chicago. Together, we’ll inspect the intricate Gothic features seen on building edifices and discuss their exciting histories.


  • Many tours sell out. To guarantee your space advance reservations are strongly recommended. 
  • Your safety is our priority. The itinerary of this tour may be altered in accordance with health and safety policies and considerations.
  • This is a premier-level tour. Ticket price includes an annual Donor-Level Membership. Members will need to sign in during the checkout process to receive their discounted rate.

Upcoming Gothic Chicago Tours

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