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CHI (P) - Explore Chicago! Private Tour of Graceland Cemetery (2-4pm CT)


  
TTN Chicago invites you to a Private Tour of Graceland Cemetery
Tour begins at 2 p.m.  Optional lunch prior to event at 12:00 noon (location TBD) Tour Fee: $25 

Graceland Cemetery is an stunning historic gem with lush landscapes, gorgeous gardens, private islands famously landscaped by some of the most prominent architects in the country. The final resting place of some of Chicago's most famous, notorious and influential characters.
Join us as a Chicago Architecture Center docent leads us on a tour of this beautiful 150 year old historic site. We'll explore the beautiful landscape and gardens. See the extravagant family plots and personal statuaries. Hear fascinating stories about some of Chicago's legendary movers and shakers. Designed by visionary landscape architects, including O.C. Simonds, this beautiful 100+ acre site serves as a glimpse into the past and a beautiful place for the future.

There is street parking. Tour begins inside the cemetery gate at Irving Park and Sheridan

Cost: $25 Note: this is a non-refundable charge.

Lunch at 12:00 is optional. Details will be sent out to those who signed up for lunch. Be prepared to pay for yourself with cash or credit card.

Maximum number of participants is 12. If this fills up, be sure to add your name to the waitlist. 
When registering, please use the
checkboxes to indicate if you are planning to attend the tour, lunch, or both.

Due to the limited capacity of this event, please be respectful of your fellow members and register only if you plan to attend. If you do need to cancel, please cancel as early as possible so that someone on the
waitlist can join us. Thanks!

When:
Saturday, September 24, 2022, 2:00 PM
Where:
TOUR BEGINS AT 2 PM at Graceland Cemetery 4001 N Clark Street and Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL
4001 N Clark Street
Chicago, IL  
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Carol Montgomery
Category:
Chapter
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
TTN Chicago Covid Policy: Vaccination is required for all TTN Chicago sponsored indoor events. City of Chicago/Cook County regulations will require proof of ID and vaccination upon entry to many public places. We will adhere to the State of Illinois mask mandate. Out of courtesy to your fellow TTN members, please do not attend an event if you are experiencing any Covid symptoms.
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Graceland Cemetery Private Tour
Optional Lunch 12:00 Noon Location TBD