Icons on the Lake

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This tour will explore the apartment towers designed by Mies van der Rohe along Lake Shore Drive, including Promontory Apartments (1949) in Hyde Park and the iconic steel and glass towers at 860 - 880 N. Lake Shore Drive (1948 – 1951).  Access to the interiors of several apartment units has been arranged.

Duration: 4 hours
Capacity: 48

All Saturday tours begin and end from the same downtown location. There is an hour break from 1 pm - 2 pm between the morning and afternoon tours for lunch on your own.

You must be registered for the Chicago Symposium to sign up for this tour. Guests can add tours during the registration process or later via links found in the registration confirmation email. Individual tickets will be made available to those not registered for the Symposium four weeks prior to the event.