The Chicago Architecture Center’s river cruise aboard Chicago’s First Lady pairs panoramic views with a behind-the-scenes look at the city’s past, present, and future. Over the course of 90 minutes, the CAC’s expertly trained docents share fascinating stories about dozens of buildings along the Chicago River’s three branches. Discover for yourself why this cruise was voted North America’s best boat tour by the USA Today Readers’ Choice Awards.
Enjoy the skyline on a Chicago Architecture Center river cruise
Whether native or visitor, you can chat with experts who know all the details of the Chicago architecture you'll see on this tour.