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Tour all three theaters at Chicago Shakespeare Theater with their unique and innovative designs. Learn about the complete history of Navy Pier from a fully functional commercial pier, to a naval training center, to the U of I Chicago campus to an entertainment venue revitalized in 2019.

1.5 Hours
Peoples Energy Welcome Pavilion in Polk Bros Park, 600 E. Grand Ave.

Explore the ever-changing Navy Pier. Learn how the pier has served Chicago through adaptive reuse since 1916 and why both the pier and theater are such popular tourist destinations.

  • 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.
  • Navy Pier and Chicago Shakespeare Theater are handicapped accessible.
  • Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour. View the CAC's hours.

Upcoming Navy Pier Tours

There are currently no departures available for booking. New tour departures are released on the 15th of each month. Please check back soon!