The Chicago Theatre is an original movie palace from the 1920’s that now serves as a Landmark for Chicago’s hottest ticketed live events. Patrons come from all over the world to see performances, but did you know that you can explore the theatre, and even go backstage without being a groupie? Book a guided tour to see and learn about the beautiful, historic Chicago Theatre with the Marquee Tour!
12 pm Tours Daily (year-round)
Duration: 1 hour
Pro-tip: When viewing the autographed wall backstage, can you find Dolly Parton’s signature? How about Frank Sinatra?
Buy tickets online in advance or at the door.
Guests 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Groups of 10 or more save on ticket prices.
Pro Tip: The Marquee Tour is free with a purchase of the Go Chicago Card, which means card holders admission costs are covered! Interested? Find out more about Go Chicago Cards and City Pass. Goldstar is also offering 50% off tour tickets.
How to Get There
Located in The Loop, the Chicago Theatre is within walking distance of many popular downtown hotels.
ADDRESS: 175 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601 (map)
We hope you enjoy your tour! You may also enjoy our self-guided walking tour of Chicago’s Theatre District.
by Andy Meholick