Art Galleries Tour (Self Guided), Chicago

The art world in Chicago is considered vast. There is a large number of art galleries in this city and each gallery has its own unique setup and outstanding exhibitions on display. The beautiful galleries feature works in a wide range of fields, from up-and-coming artists to famous artists like Pablo Picasso. Take this walking tour to explore some of the most famous galleries in Chicago.
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Guide Name: Art Galleries Tour
Guide Location: USA » Chicago (See other walking tours in Chicago)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.0 km
Author: doris
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Addington Gallery

1) Addington Gallery

Situated in the historic center River North Gallery, Addington features works of American and international artists. It displays a wide range of beautiful contemporary paintings and sculpture. Addington gallery also offers restoration and conservation services of paintings.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Jean Albano Art Gallery

2) Jean Albano Art Gallery

Jean Albano Art Gallery includes the great works of the nationally renowned artist as well as works by other Chicago area and West Coast artists. The art in this gallery varies from outstanding colorful paintings to challenging conceptual pieces. Jean Albano Gallery is a member of Art Dealers' Association.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm; Saturday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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ECHT Gallery

3) ECHT Gallery

ECHT Gallery opened about thirty years ago. It is regarded as one of the leading galleries focused on the finest works of contemporary glass. The advocate of new art forms, it is an absolute must-see for all the enthusiasts and collectors of glass art.

Operation Hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Marx-Saunders Gallery

4) Marx-Saunders Gallery

Marx-Saunders Gallery represents one of the top internationally recognized galleries that is focused on artists working with glass. It is home to the city's largest display of glass. The gallery presents both the works of world renowned artists and those of newcomers.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Catherine Edelman Gallery

5) Catherine Edelman Gallery

Catherine Edelman Gallery is one of Chicago's top leading galleries specialized in modern photography. The gallery represents a wide range of photographers, including famous Sally Mann, Michael Kenna and Olivia Parker. This venue also offers gallery talks and book signings.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

Walking Tours in Chicago, Illinois

Create Your Own Walk in Chicago

Create Your Own Walk in Chicago

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Architectural Walking Tour in The Loop District

Architectural Walking Tour in The Loop District

Chicago features an outstanding architectural legacy. This city has long been connected with some of architecture's most important names: Frank Lloyd Wright, Louis Sullivan, Mies van der Rohe, and Holabird & Root. The Loop District offers an extensive number of Chicago's famous architectural "must-see" buildings such as Aqua Tower, Willis Tower, Chicago Theatre, or Rookery...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 km
Nightlife Tour

Nightlife Tour

Legendary Cocktail Lounges play an important part in Chicago's nightlife. Here you can feel the city pulsing with the beat of extraordinary performances of live jazz, blues, rock, folk and country. At Chicago's cocktail lounges you can meet the trendiest people and relax over the magnificent cocktails. Take this walking tour to discover the most famous cocktail lounges that Chicago has...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 km
Discovering Chinatown

Discovering Chinatown

Located in the Armour Square, the Chinatown in Chicago was first established in 1912. It is considered the best example of American Chinatown. Here, you will find a wide range of unique boutiques, specialty shops, amazing religious buildings, Chinese medicine stores and Chinese restaurants. Take this walking tour to discover Chicago's Chinatown.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.7 km
Best Jazz and Blues Clubs Tour

Best Jazz and Blues Clubs Tour

Chicago is considered to be one of the most important destinations where Jazz & Blues developed. In the 1920s this city became a center of hot jazz. At the same time blues started to invade Chicago. So if you are a fan of Jazz and/or Blues or you simply like listening to great music, take this walking tour and don't miss the chance to visit some of the best Jazz & Blues clubs in...  view more

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.0 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Chicago is the thirds largest city in the United States, it is located on the shore of Lake Michigan, and it offers numerous vibrant tourist attractions. It is a thriving center of international trade and commerce and a city of world-class status and unsurpassed beauty. It features world-famous museums and galleries, amazing architecture, lake front parks and a huge variety of restaurants and...  view more

Tour Duration: 4 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.1 km
Millennium and Grant Parks Walking Tour

Millennium and Grant Parks Walking Tour

Chicago offers a wide range of amazing green outdoor spaces. Grant and Millennium are two lakefront parks, that represent the city's progressive design streak from the 19th century to the 21st. These parks feature amazing architecture and design. Take this walk to explore the beauties the two parks have to offer.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 km

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