Let the Chicago Architecture Center help you plan an engaging, entertaining and memorable experience for your group.
At the CAC, we’ve made it our mission to showcase the city we love. Your group will have an amazing time going on one of our tours. All walking and bus tours also include admission to CAC exhibits!
Enjoy the CAC advantage:
Flexible departures to fit your group’s schedule and time frame.
Tours led by certified volunteer docents with a passion for Chicago and its architecture.
More than 85 tours available by foot, bus, train and boat.
Proven customer satisfaction, evidenced by our five-star rating on
We offer discounted rates to groups of 20 or more on certain public departures of the River Cruise when booked at least one week in advance.
No group discounts are available after 5:00pm.
The discounted group rates are as follows:
Day and Time
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
Thursday & Sunday
Tour operator discounts are available. No discounts on 3-day holiday weekends.
Private walking tours for 6 or less are $180. For groups of 7 or more, private walking tours are $27 per person.
Walking Tours (90min-2hrs)
Building Tours (45min-1hr)
The Insider Guide to the Galleries group tour is $16 per person, which includes admission to the CAC. A $200 minimum is required for each group. Please email
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 312.322.1130 at least two weeks in advance of your desired date to schedule.
Payment Terms for all group tours
A 50 percent deposit is due 14 days after booking, or 30 days prior to the tour date, whichever comes first. The remaining balance is due 14 days prior to the tour departure date. Small adjustments to counts can be made at that time. No refunds will be made following the final payment. We are not able to guarantee changes to group contracts less than two weeks prior to the tour date. All pricing includes any applicable tax.
Please contact our group sales department for more information or to book your group tour by phone at 312.322.1130 or email