On this walking tour, historian Sally Kalmbach will illuminate the lives of the prominent families and notable public figures of Gilded Age Chicago who once called the area home
During the Gilded Age the neighborhood surrounding the Nickerson Mansion was known as McCormickville. Through historical photographs and visits to surviving buildings, Sally Kalmbach will illuminate the lives of the prominent families and notable public figures who once called the area home.
- Tour is approximately 75 minutes and requires standing and walking.
- Tour goes on rain or shine.
- Comfortable walking shoes, water, a hat, and sunscreen are highly recommended, especially on warmer days.
- Please arrive at the Museum 15 minutes before the tour begins.