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Explore the construction, development and renovation of this State Street landmark by Daniel Burnham.

1 Hour
$15 Public
$5 Basic Members
Free for Deco Members and above
Meet inside the Washington Street entrance that is closest to Wabash

We'll trace the history of the building as a renowned retail establishment and discover the century-old great clocks, the lavish Tiffany vaulted ceiling, the Walnut Room and "Charley's Door."  We’ll learn how the top floors of Macys have undergone conversion to an entirely separate office building within Macys.

  • This tour is mostly inside, but we will step outside for about 15 minutes.
  • There is a wheelchair accessible entrance to Macy's on State St. and one on Wabash Ave.
  • 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.
  • Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour. View the CAC's hours.

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