Open House Chicago

Open House Chicago features 250 different sites in 30 neighborhoods!

From October 13 - 14, Chicago Architecture Center invites you to come to the city's annual architecture festival, the Open House Chicago (OHC)! OHC is one of the most iconic and unique architectures located throughout the Chicago area, featuring mansions, theatres, private clubs, hotels, and secret rooms. This is a great opportunity for guests to take a sneak peak at the behind-the-scenes spaces. Venture out to different neighborhoods and learn about Chicago's buildings to enrich your experience!

No registration or tickets are needed!

Be sure to check out some of these locations around the Mag Mile district:

Open House Chicago

  • Mon-Fri Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

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Whether you are sightseeing during the day, seeking family friendly options or enjoying the famous nightlife, the infectious energy of the city will make it a trip to remember.

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