History of Chicago Architecture Tour
Consume great views of Chicago architecture, statues, fountains, world class museums, outdoor art installations, and the parks on this magnificent, fun, and informative Chicago Architecture tour. Chicago is world-famous for its iconic skyline. Home to five of the largest buildings in the United States, the Windy City is the birthplace of the skyscraper. What better way to enjoy the beautiful city’s architecture than on a Segway Tour? You'll see examples of Chicago's most famous sculptures, and be captivated by stories of the architects and buildings that made our skyline famous. You will see structures that exemplify the "Chicago School", neo-classical, art deco, modern, and postmodern styles, by architects including Burnham, Sullivan, Wright, Helmet Jahn, Mies Van der Rohe, and Holabird.
We begin our Chicago Segway tour at our location in the southeast corner of Millennium Park. The fountains and floral paths provide the perfect backdrop for Chicago sightseeing on a Segway. The Art Institute of Chicago is in Grant Park, where you will see the amazing Modern Wing of the Art Institute. From there, our Segways glide around Buckingham Fountain. It's the perfect spot for photos on this Chicago architecture tour.
Among the public art displays on this guided architectural tour of Chicago are the arch of the demolished Chicago Stock Exchange Building, Buckingham Fountain, The Bowman and the Spearman, the Spirit of Music, Kelpes, the Daphne, and the Agora.
With an Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours Art and Architecture Tour you're in the middle of the action. Have fun gliding along the parks and gorgeous lakefront. You'll travel where no boat or bus can go. Explore the museum campus as we see the enormous neoclassical Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, and Soldier Field. After touring the grounds of the Museum Campus, we complete our Segway tour by gliding along Michigan Avenue to see a diverse collection of structures dating back to the birth of Chicago architecture in the 19th century contrasted against the ultra modern Millennium Park. If you are looking for fun things to do in Chicago, this Segway Chicago adventure is sure to please.
Absolutely Chicago Segway Tours offers the most fun and educational Chicago art and architecture tour in Chi-Town. Join us on our Chicago-style adventure, where you can have fun while learning interesting facts about Chicago's outdoor art and architecture. This fantastic Chicago architectural tour is perfect for corporate events, student groups, and family gatherings.