Skip to main content

Learn the history of this Northwest Side classic Chicago neighborhood listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Developed by numerous immigrant communities beginning in the 1870s, today it is a diverse mix of economic levels and architectural styles from Victorian mansions to historic commercial districts and working-class housing.

2 Hours
$26 public
Free for CAC members
The statue of Charles Wicker inside Wicker Park

At the heart of the neighborhood is Wicker Park itself, a active green oasis that is the center of a vibrant and active community. This urban neighborhood features outstanding Victorian residences where many famous Chicagoans have lived and worked.

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

Upcoming Wicker Park Tours

Saturday Sep 29

  • 1:00pm Sold Out

Sunday Oct 28

  • 1:00pm Sold Out