Tours & Activities
Get acquainted with the city's culture and history with these exclusive tours and activities!
Grand City Tour
Guests enjoy a full city tour escorted by a professional docent, where they discover the highlights of this great city. On the tour, they see famous outdoor sculptures by such renowned artists as Calder, Chagall, Picasso, Miro and Dubuffet; view splendid new modern architecture; explore LaSalle Street, the financial center; visit State Street, "that great street"; stop by Millennium Park; and discover three of the world's five tallest buildings, right in Chicago.
Guests will also enjoy a stop at the Willis (formerly known as Sears) Tower for views from The Ledge. The Ledge brings an exhilarating new experience to the Skydeck. At 1,353 feet up, The Ledge's glass boxes extend out 4.3 feet from the skyscraper's Skydeck on the 103rd floor, providing never-before-seen views of the city!
Art Institute & Millennium Park Tour
Guests first visit the Art Institute of Chicago, widely recognized as one of the finest art museums in the country. The group has a private Gallery Tour of the museum by a professional docent highlighting the various exhibits both permanent and temporary. The Art Institute houses the world's finest art collections dating from 3,000 BC through the 1990s. In addition to its fine collections of Oriental, modern and photographic art, the museum also hosts one of the richest collections of French Impressionist works in the world.
After the Art Institute, the guests begin a tour of Millennium Park, Chicago's newest attraction located in the heart of downtown Chicago at the Northwest corner of Grant Park. Bounded by Michigan Avenue, Columbus drive, Randolph Street & Monroe Street, this 24.5 acre park provides visitors the opportunity to stroll through landscaped gardens, beautiful Chicago skyline and renowned Cloud Gate, aka "The Bean," sculpture while mingling and creating unforgettable memories.
Chicago Botanic Garden
Spring, summer, fall and winter, the Chicago Botanic Garden offers your guests 385 acres of beauty and serenity, awe and wonder. Only at the Chicago Botanic Garden will your guests find waterfalls, English walled and rose gardens, native prairies, water gardens and warm greenhouses. AlliedPRA Chicago is happy to arrange customized group tours to match interests as well as view gardens at the peak of their season.
Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio Tour in Oak Park
This tour will begin in the historic neighborhood of Oak Park, IL. Guests have an exclusive guided tour of Frank Lloyd Wright's Home and Studio. In 1898 Wright added a studio to his Oak Park residence. The extraordinary Home and Studio complex served as Wright's architectural laboratory from 1889 to 1909, the years that launched his career. Here he conceived the Prairie style of architecture, testing ideas that found their fullest expression in many of the surrounding homes he designed for clients. Today, the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio is an accredited house museum restored to 1909, and contains an impressive collection of furniture and decorative arts objects designed by Wright.
Get your group active with these exclusive tours!
Discover what it's like to be a Chicago celebrity as everyone, and we mean everyone, turns to watch you glide by! Guests cruise effortlessly through the beautiful parks and along Chicago's lakefront while receiving a great orientation, informative historical and current-day facts, heaps of unique and fascinating stories and fantastic photo ops.
Chicago Bike Hike
Throughout the tour, expert guides will provide detailed information about the city's history and culture. The tour will continue along the lakefront and into the city's historic neighborhoods such as the Gold Coast, site for the original Playboy Mansion, Old Town and into Lincoln Park. Bikers will also enjoy a break in their ride as they stop at the ever popular Castaway's, where they will be refreshed with ice cold beverages and snacks to keep them energized for the rest of the tour.
Sail Lake Michigan
Enjoy Lake Michigan on an exclusive relaxed sailing experience!
Your group will form into individual sailing crews of 4-6 guests each with a professional instructor and skipper as guide. Guests will be encouraged to take an active part in the steering and sailing of the yacht while taking in breathtaking views of the city from the Lake.
Chicago Cubs Rooftops
Take me out the ballgame!
Chicago Cubs Rooftops are the perfect way to enjoy Wrigley Field! When you combine the thrills of the Chicago Cubs and the luxury and comfort of the Chicago Rooftops, you offer your guests an unparalleled Chicago experience. Guests will partake in delicious food, cold beverages and great views of the game!
Buddy Guy's Legends Chicago
Celebrating the Blues for 20 years in Chicago, Buddy Guy's Legends truly is a legend in the Windy City. The club first opened its doors in 1989 after famous blues musician Buddy Guy's set at the Chicago Blues Festival. Since then, it has become a Mecca for blues lovers around the world over. Countless famous musicians have graced the stage including The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, David Bowie, Junior Wells and B.B. King, among others.