Prairie Avenue Walking Tour

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Prairie Avenue Walking Tour


Sunday July 16, 2017
Sunday August 20, 2017
Sunday September 17, 2017


This tour will take you down Chicago’s historic Prairie Avenue, once home to Marshall Field, George Pullman, and many other business and social leaders of the late 19th century. Highlights will include a brief tour of the new Simmerling Gallery of Prairie Avenue History and an interior tour of the National Historic Landmark Second Presbyterian Church with its collection of nine Tiffany windows. Tour guide William Tyre is the executive director and curator of Glessner House Museum and the author of Chicago’s Historic Prairie Avenue, published in 2008 by Arcadia Publishing. Copies of the book are available in the museum store.

For 20% member discount, please use coupon code printed on your museum membership card during checkout.

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