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"West Side Stories" River Forest Walking Tour

September 25, 2021 - 2:00pm3:30pm

Take a stroll with us through scenic, historic River Forest on West Side Stories: People and Architecture That Shaped River Forest! This walk up Edgewood Place and then south on Thatcher Avenue will demonstrate why these two streets are a living outdoor museum of architecture and village history.  Hear fascinating and surprising stories about people who lived here, some of the renowned architects who created these remarkable homes, and the drastic changes that some of these houses have seen.

The tour begins at the northeast corner of Edgewood Place and Lake Street at 2 p.m. sharp. Face masks are required to be worn throughout the tour. All tours are subject to change based on health guidelines, and we will update you if changes are necessary before the time of the tour.

Group tours on other dates may be booked by special arrangement. Contact the Museum for more information. No refunds will be given for reservations cancelled less than 24 hours prior to the event.

Tickets are $10 (or $8 for members) and may be purchased in our online store or by phone at (708) 848-6755.