Tour Schedule: 12PM Tours Daily, (*Please note, some areas of the theatre may be restricted based on performance schedules). Discount dates vary.
Where: 175 N State St, (312) 462-6300
Discount tickets for $9.50 here. Regular ticket Prices: Adults: $15, Children (12 & Under): $10, *Adult supervision required for children under 16. Tour Duration: 1 hour.
The Marquee Tour encompasses historical and architectural highlights of the building, including the grand lobby, sweeping staircase and majestic auditorium. Tour guests have the chance to stand on the famous Chicago Theatre stage, plus view artist signatures on the dressing room walls, including Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Dolly Parton and so many more!*
This guided one-hour tour offers the chance to actually stand on the world-famous stage of the magnificent Chicago Theatre, as well as exploring its historical and architectural highlights, including the grand lobby areas, the majestic auditorium and the backstage space where past performers have left their autographs on the walls. Built in 1921 as a silent-film palace, the venue’s hosted concerts, touring Broadway plays, legendary comedians and magicians and more, right up to today. Known for its iconic marquee and gorgeous baroque decor, it’s listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is an official Chicago Landmark. Tours also include admission to the photo exhibit Chicago: Three Centuries of Theatres.