Chicago's First Lady Cruises

Price — $46.00 – $49.00

Chicago's First Lady Cruises is the official cruiseline for the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) and offers 90-minute Architecture River Cruises.

The Official Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady Cruises is the city's number one tour based on TripAdvisor reviewers. This must-do tour is led by CAF-certified volunteer guides - called docents - and highlights 53 historic and architecturally significant sites that line the Chicago River.

Specialty architecture river cruises include a 7:30pm Twilight Cruise and a summer weekend 9am Photography Cruise. Conveniently located within walking distance to Magnificent Mile hotels, Chicago's First Lady Cruises offers a fleet of luxurious vessels with upper-deck seating for all and a climate-controlled salon deck for inclement days. The yachts are also available for private charter rentals every evening and for daytime charters on select weekdays.

Chicago's First Lady Cruises

  • Mon-Fri Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed


  • Accepts Credit Cards
  • Private Parties
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