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*Premier Tour: Walk Kenilworth's leafy streets, learn the history of the village, view its earliest houses and see other fine examples of residential architecture that were designed between 1893 and the mid-1920s by distinguished Chicago architects.

1.5 Hours
$30 public
$15 Basic Members
FREE Donor-Level Members
Kenilworth Metra Station, 400 Richmond Rd. Kenilworth, IL

Developed in the 1880s by Joseph Sears as an ideal village, Kenilworth is a treasure trove of buildings designed by notable Chicago architects. George Washington Maher was instrumental in planning the village and his many residential commissions display the evolution of his design career. Other noted architects featured along the route included Franklin Burnham, Joseph Lyman Silsbee, George Nimmons and John Van Bergen


  • Advance reservations required. 
  • 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.

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