Before summer ends, Redbirds are flocking to the water to learn about the Windy City from a different perspective. Alumni and guests will be captivated as the group cruises down the Chicago River September 21 on Chicago’s Original Architecture Tour.

This comprehensive tour will showcase the visual art that is Chicago’s legendary architecture and the exceptional architects who created this dynamic legacy. The tour’s guide will navigate the group through the heart of the city and tell the story of more than 130 years of innovation, style, and the importance behind it all.

Before the tour, the group will gather at Illinois State’s Chicago Office for a light dinner and take a short walk to the dock together.

When: 6–9:30 p.m. Thursday, September 21
Where: Illinois State University Chicago Office, 150 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1590, Chicago

The cost is $18 per person and includes a light dinner and a 75 minute architecture tour. Register by 4:30 p.m. September 18 online or by calling Alumni Relations at (309) 438-2586.