Open House Chicago is a wide-spread city tour that is presented by the Chicago Architecture Foundation. The Open House Chicago tours take place on the weekend of Saturday, October 19th & Sunday, 20th, 2013. There are 150 places to choose from including: hidden rooms, private clubs, iconic theatres, hotels, mansions, and more.
Explore some of the architectural treasures of Chicago for free at this city-wide tour. For more information on places and times visit website http://www.openhousechicago.org/ or check it out for yourself by watching the video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IK9qvDnmrSw#t=10 .
Get ready to tour awesome places like: Blackstone Renaissance Hotels Presidential Suite & Ballroom, Berghoff Restaurant's behind scene bakery, St. Clement Church with Tree of Life Mural, step inside the vault at the Chicago Board of Trade building, tour exhibit on women in World War II at the Pritzer Military Library, access luxurious members only room at the House of Blues, and more.
For those businesses and individuals that are able, donating to the Chicago Architecture Foundation will keep this event free to all. Explore some of Chicago's 200 neighborhoods and discover the complex cultures and history of this great city of ours.