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Chicago Theatre Tour

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The Chicago Theatre Marquee Tour
The Chicago Theatre Marquee Tour takes you on a history-filled journey from the building of the majestic venue in 1921 all the way to its present day incarnation as a premier concert and theatrical venue. Go behind the scenes and experience one of the last standing movie palaces in the country, stand on our famous stage, see the celebrity-autographed backstage walls, explore the beautiful French Baroque Interiors, and view a historic photo display and much more!


Schedule is subject to change. Please visit www.thechicagotheatre.com/tour


July 4th
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day
New Year's Day

Redemption Instructions

Enter through the State Street front doors under the marquee. Present your Go Chicago Card at the Box Office to make a reservation and obtain a ticket for the tour.


Stage access may be restricted due to performance schedules; tour hours and content subject to change.


175 N. State Street
Chicago, IL

Driving Directions

We are located in the downtown Loop area at 175 N. State Street between Lake Street and Randolph. From Lakeshore Drive, exit at Randolph. From Kennedy Expressway, take the East Ohio Exit

Public Transportation

CTA Red Line to the Lake Station; Brown, Green & Orange Line to the State & Lake Stop or the Blue Line to the Washington Stop
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Best Seat in the House!
By Jill from St. Louis, MO on

Comments about Smart Destinations The Chicago Theatre Marquee Tour:

We learned some interesting facts about its history, sat in different areas of the theatre and saw the amazing collection of performers signatures in the stairway from backstage to the dressing room area -- wow!

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  • Open year-round
  • Good for families
  • No parking available
  • No restaurant or snack bar
  • Restrooms
  • Disabled access
  • Reservations required

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175 N. State Street
Chicago, IL

Phone: 312-462-6300

Website: The Chicago Theatre

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