South Side Bus Tour

Quick Details

Duration: 3 Hours

Sunday Dates available: 6-10 & 9-16

Departs from and ends: Hyatt Regency – 151 East Upper Wacker Drive – 1 – 4 p.m.

Check-in: 12:30 p.m. near concierge desk – main lobby

Tour includes: Luxury bus, snacks, and drinks!

A minimum number of guests is needed to offer our South Side of Chicago tour

Hidden Gems and the South Side of Chicago Tour

The South Side of Chicago is a historical treasure chest and a significant cradle of African American Culture and Achievement. One of the tour goals is to dispel the myth that the city’s south side is nothing more than a maelstrom of violence and fatal shootings. On this South Side of Chicago tour, learn that its real legacy includes: Bronzeville – the true “Black Metropolis” of America, Kenwood – the home of a president and world’s greatest athlete, Hyde Park – home to the third highest-rated University in America (Harvard #1, Princeton #2), Near South Side – the origin of the Great Chicago Fire in 1871.

Visit some of the following on this bus tour of Chicago: Museum Campus, Bronzeville, Illinois Institute of Technology, Sunset Café, Great Migration Monument, Blues & Jazz district, Chess Records, Motor Row, Jackson Park – home to 1893 World’s Fair and upcoming Obama Library, University of Chicago, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie Home, Rockefeller Chapel, Chicago Pile One and Enrico Fermi, Obama home, origin of the Great Chicago fire, and so much more!