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This tour traces Highland Park’s history from pioneer settlement to summer retreat for Chicago’s wealthy to year-round suburb. Encounter a beautiful variety of residential styles and see homes by architects like Frank Lloyd Wright and W. W. Boyington.

2 Hours
$30 Public
$10 Basic Members
Free for Deco Members and above
Highland Park City Hall, 1707 St. Johns Ave., Highland Park, IL
Premier tour*

This tour traverses two miles of winding residential streets. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

  • 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.
  • Parking is available in the Central Train Station East/West parking lots adjacent to the Metra station (Saturday and Sunday) or in the City Hall/Hazel Ave. parking lot at the corner of St. Johns & Hazel Avenues (Sunday only).
  • Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour. View the CAC's hours.

*Premier tours are free for Deco members and above. Learn about our membership levels.

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