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Hear how the Sheffield District has evolved since its formation as a working-class neighborhood in the 1870s. See beautiful historic row houses and learn about residents' preservation efforts amid gentrification and DePaul University’s expansion.

Duration
1.5 Hours
Meet
SE corner of Sheffield and Fullerton

The tour begins and ends at the intersection of Sheffield and Fullerton avenues. Meet outside the Whole Foods at 959 W. Fullerton Ave.

Notes:
  • Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.
  • Paid street parking is limited. Public transportation is recommended.
  • Ticket price includes entrance to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour. View the CAC's hours.
  • This tour is available for private bookings. Contact groupsales@architecture.org for more information.

Upcoming Sheffield Historic District Tours


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