2024 Dates

90 minutes

Appropriate for all ages.

Step into the heart of Chicago’s enchanting artist’s colony with this exclusive tour inside the Fine Arts Building. Explore the studios that once hosted influential artists, musicians, and writers, immersing yourself in the same spaces that inspired the likes of Frank Lloyd Wright, Lorado Taft, Solon Beman, and the Leyendecker Brothers.

Nestled in the vibrant cultural landscape of downtown Chicago, this architectural gem has stood as a testament to creativity and craftsmanship since its inception in 1898. This guided tour will unravel the stories embedded in the building’s exquisite architecture, highlighting its role in fostering creativity in Chicago’s most historic artist’s community.