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The Chicago Board of Trade is a Loop icon anchoring the LaSalle Street financial corridor. We’ll see newly designed and renovated spaces, historical art and the massive traders’ vault within the three architecturally distinct Board of Trade buildings.

Duration
1 Hour
Price
$20 public (includes CAC admission)
Free for CAC members
Meet
141 W. Jackson Blvd., inside the building lobby

Discover the richly ornamented exterior, spectacular vault and soaring lobby of the original 1930 Art Deco design by Holabird and Root. We’ll contrast the features of the main building with two Board of Trade additions: a Postmodern 1982 building with a towering atrium to the south by Murphy/Jahn Architects and a functional 1997 addition to the east by Fujikawa Johnson Gobel Architects.

Notes:
  • Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.
  • Please arrive 5-10 minutes early.
  • Ticket price includes admission to the Chicago Architecture Center within 7 days of your tour.

Upcoming Chicago Board of Trade Building Tours