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Online programs and virtual tours continue while CAC tours are currently suspended and the Center is closed, in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines from the State of Illinois.

Hear the history of this stately neighborhood, home to Chicago’s early industrialists, modern-day innovators and President Barack Obama.

2 Hours
Woodlawn Ave. and E. Hyde Park Blvd. (51st St.)

Kenwood offers a surprising suburban feel in an urban setting. Hear rich stories of its evolution while viewing 19th century mansions, picturesque coach houses, three Frank Lloyd Wright homes and striking contemporary residences, many complete with lush lawns and scenic landscaping.

  • Advance reservations are required for this tour.
  • After the tour you have the option to walk to Frank Lloyd Wright's landmark Robie House where the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust offers interior tours Thursday—Sunday, 11am—4pm for an additional charge.
  • Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour. View the CAC's hours.

Upcoming Kenwood Tours

Scheduled departures for this tour will return next season. To be notified when tickets for our next tour season go on sale, email