Bus or Trolley Tours
Chicago Blues Bus Tour
Explore Bronzeville and the South Side to discover how the Delta blues came to Chicago during the Great Migration and evolved into its own distinct sound. Stops include Chess Records, Maxwell Street, and Ebenezer Baptist Church.
When & Where
Chicago History Museum
Saturday, July 201:00 PM
- Chicago History Museum
- Tour runs 3.5-4 hours. Involves stair climbing.
- All sales are final.
Devil in the White City Bus Tour
Inspired by Erik Larson's best-selling book, go back to 1893 to follow the trails of Daniel Burnham and the devilish doings of H.H. Homes.
Chicago The Epicenter of Modern Design Trolley Tour
See why Chicago was the epicenter of modern and streamlined design during the 1930s and 40's for the entire country. Travel by trolley to see where the aesthetic and industrial legacies began, such as the Sears, Roebuck & Co. and Montgomery Ward & Co. warehouses, Northerly Island, and the Radio Flyer factory.
Hot Dog History Trolley Tour
Back by popular demand! Join writer Bill Savage on this multistop exploration of hot dogs as an expression of the history of a city of immigrants and their street food cultures.