Discover why Shoreline Sightseeing’s Architecture River Tour was named as TripAdvisor’s #1 Travel Experience in the United States for 2020! Led by Shoreline’s expert and entertaining docents, this 75-minute tour includes the dramatic history and inside stories behind more than 40 architectural landmarks lining the Chicago River route. Find out how Chicago rose from the ashes of the Great Chicago Fire to become the birthplace of the skyscraper and a leader in modern American architecture. Architecture Tours depart from 401 N. Michigan Avenue and Navy Pier. Shoreline also offers a 40-minute narrated Skyline Lake Tour with stunning views of the city’s skyline, departing daily from Navy Pier. Please check the website for additional tours including fireworks tours and Spanish-language tours with bi-lingual guides. Buy tickets in advance on Shoreline Sightseeing’s website to save.