• May 17, 2019, 7–9 p.m.

Art Deco By Boat

Chicago Line Cruises

465 North McClurg Court, Chicago, Illinois 60611

The merchandise mart chicago illinois

The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, Illinois, 1930-1939. Grant Schmalgemeier Century of Progress Collection. The Newberry Library.


Sit back and take in the skyline at sunset as the Chicago History Museum narrates the history of art deco buildings along the Chicago River. The tour highlights art deco masterpieces including the Mather Tower, Merchandise Mart, and Civic Opera House.

Meet at Chicago Line Cruises, 465 North McClurg Court. Tour departs promptly and runs approximately 90 minutes. Boarding begins at 6:30 p.m.