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Admire River North’s architecture and explore some of the neighborhood’s favorite watering holes while you learn about Chicago’s role as the center of the brewing industry, the 1850s “beer wars” and more. We’ll visit an Irish pub, an English bar and an adaptively reused warehouse, where you’ll enjoy the skyline from the rooftop tap.

2.5 Hours
The outdoor plaza of 515 N. State St.

The tour ends on Hubbard St., between Clark and Dearborn (walking distance from the Grand Ave. Red Line "L" stop).

  • Participants of this tour must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Participants will pay for their own drinks at each stop.
  • This tour is available for private bookings. Contact for more information.
  • Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour. View the CAC's hours.

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