Forgotten Chinatown Tour
August 3, 2014; Noon to about 2:30 PM, Rain or Shine
This walking tour will explore the early history of Chinatown, its move south from the Loop, and other surprising ethnic history of the area. Historically significant storefronts, architectural oddities and other forgotten gems will be examined. Additionally, the tour will explore some of the surrounding areas, including industrial areas along the Chicago River where architecturally significant but overlooked factory structures still loom large.
Don't miss the exploration of one of Chicago's most unique communities!
Date: Sunday, August 3, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Price: $15 per person
No Walk Ups. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges.
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Meet at the southeast corner of the intersection at Archer and Wentworth Ave near the CTA Red Line Station
Chinatown is accessible on the CTA via the Red Line L and #62 Archer bus which will stop near the tour starting point.
Another option is taking the Wendella Water Taxi that stops in Chinatown at Ping Tom Park. http://www.chicagowatertaxi.com/SitePages/Home.aspx
There is a short walk from the Park to the tour starting point at Archer and Wentworth.
Parking: There are two paid parking lots located at Archer and Wentworth Avenue.
Chicago Chinatown (View)
Archer Ave. and Wentworth Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|