"Chicago River Historical/Architectural Cruises" The Chicago River Tip by grkboiler

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by grkboiler

A great way to see the city and learn about the history, architecture, and the Chicago River is to take a river cruise.

Chicago From The Lake offers a great 90 minute architectural cruise that departs from River East Plaza at North Pier. Cruises leave every day on the hour from 9 AM - 4 PM, from the end of April to the end of October.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors, $14 for children 7-18, and free for children under 6. It is wise to purchase them in advance.

Address: 435 E. Illinois St.
Directions: From Michigan Avenue - Take Ohio Street east to McClurg Court. Turn right on McClurg Court and proceed two blocks to Illinois Street. Turn left on Illinois Street. River East Plaza (North Pier) is immediately on your right.

(taken from the website)

Phone: (312) 527-1977
Website: http://www.cfl81.com/

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 23, 2004
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