Your Historic Chicago South Shore Tour ticket includes

  • A leisurely tour of Chicago's South Shore
  • History and tips from your local guide
  • Two hours of sightseeing

Hours of Operation

April–September
Tour departs at 11:30AM and 3:30PM
October–March
Tour departs at 11:30AM

Closings & Holidays

New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.

January-March: No tours on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 

Know before you go

Please present your pass at the Gray Line desk at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel Gift Shop for a ticket for the South Shore Tour. This tour departs from the Palmer House Hilton Hotel. Please arrive a minimum of 1/2 hour prior to the scheduled departure time. Tour is based on availability on the day of service.

Please arrive a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. Look for Gray Line tour guides who are easily identified by their blue shirts. Tours are occasionally not operational due to special events, outside of the control of Go City.

Your pass allows you to ride one bus tour per day. Choose between the North Side, South Shore, or Grand Tour (seasonal).

Historic Chicago South Shore Tour

Getting there

Historic Chicago South Shore Tour

US, IL, Chicago, 60603, Located in the Palmer House Hilton Gift Shop 17 East Monroe Street, Arcade Level of Palmer House Hotel.

Address

Located in the Palmer House Hilton Gift Shop 17 East Monroe Street, Arcade Level of Palmer House Hotel.
Chicago, IL 60603
United States

Closest Subway Stop

Take CTA: Blue Line to Monroe and Dearborn Streets