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

1 Hour
$20 public
Free for CAC members
Entrance at 28 E. Washington St. (near 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 also visit the stained glass exhibit from the Smith Museum located in the Pedway just outside Macy's.

  • 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.
  • Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.

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