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Architectural Boat Tour of Chicago

  • Date: Saturday, August 9, 2014
  • Time: 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
  • Location: Chicago

Enjoy all the sights of a guided architecture tour of downtown Chicago with Luther College alumni, parents and friends.

The architecture fireworks tour will take us down all three branches of the Chicago River to view the iconic skyscrapers close up, and ends with a front-row seat for Navy Pier’s fireworks display.

Tour guides will tell the story of Chicago’s path to prominence, covering elegantly lit buildings from world-famous architects like Helmut Jahn, Jeanne Gang and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

The 90-minute Shoreline Sightseeing Cruise departs at 9:00 p.m. from the Michigan Avenue Bridge on the Chicago River (northeast corner). Meet the Luther College group at the gate at 8:30. We'll have a banner identifying us. Boarding begins at 8:45 (15 minutes before departure). We must board the boat as a group. We have a very limited number of tickets for this tour!

Cost is $30 per person; Online R.S.V.P. required before August 1, 2014... or until the tickets are gone; first-come, first-served! Online R.S.V.P. will be available soon.

Hosts include:

Vickie and Greg Fields '77
Kerry (Kramer) '83 and Kirk Johnson '82
Lisa (Schneider) Strube '87

Don't miss out on this end-of-summer celebration with Luther College alumni, parents and friends!

Questions? Contact Kirk Johnson, Alumni Office, 563-387-1659

Learn more at https://www.luther.edu/alumni/news-events/gatherings/chicago-boat-tour/