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Chicago Line Cruises, Chicago

4.5
#11 of 50 in Outdoors in Chicago
"Without question the best architectural tour available in Chicago: witty, informative, engaging." - Chicago Sun-Times

Located at the City's historic North Pier docks, Chicago Line Cruises offers Architectural and Historic tours down the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. On our 90-minute tours, our knowledgeable docents provide guests with a unique glimpse into Chicago's Architectural History. Complimentary muffins, cookies, Starbucks coffee and lemonade available on all of our cruises.

Whether you are visiting Chicago for the first time or have lived in the city for years, we welcome you to join us for an experience that you will not soon forget!

For directions to Chicago Line Cruises and to view our current schedule, please visit us at www.chicagoline.com or call us at (312) 527.2002.
Use our Chicago road trip website to arrange your visit to Chicago Line Cruises and other attractions in Chicago.
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  • Despite the pouring rain we thoroughly enjoyed this trip. There‚Äôs undercover as well as open cover space. We did the 90 minute Architecture of Chicago trip which is along the Chicago River. You get a ...  more »
  • The Architectural River Cruise gives you a unique and impressive view of the city. It is filled with details and information that you would never be aware of just walking around taking in the sights. ...  more »
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  • It was a crisp cool spring day. The sun was shining, and the boat was full. I hadn't taken it in years, but we had friends from out of town, and they said they loved Chicago architecture. We all loved it, there was so many new buildings, and some old favorites. The root guide was very knowledgeable, and funny. The boat has free cookies, coffee and hot chocolate. They also have a bar, but you know that's not free. The boat also has restrooms. The tour last 1.5 hours and is worth the price.
  • Ed did an amazing job hosting our architecture cruise. He was funny and informative. I've never looked at buildings much, but taking the time to really just admire the design and craftsmanship that goes in to structures all around us was really nice. They offer complimentary drinks and cookies. I would use Chicago line cruises any day!

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