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Open House Chicago Tours in Hyde Park

Monday, October 14, 2013

The South East Chicago Commission (SECC) would like to invite you to participate in Open House Chicago on Saturday, October 19, 2013 and Sunday, October 20, 2013. The Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Open House Chicago (OHC) free public event offers behind-the-scenes access to over 150 buildings across Chicago.

There are 14 Hyde Park sites participating and featured during the Open House Chicago event. This will be a unique opportunity to appreciate local architecture, view unique spaces, and learn more about the history of the Hyde Park community. The selected sites Hyde Park sites are featured on the OHC website

To assist OHC participants enjoy their visit to Hyde Park the SECC has prepared a Hyde Park leaflet with CTA and Metro travel information, highlights of Hyde Park Open House sites, and directions to access the SECC business directory with a listing of local businesses and restaurants. In addition, the University of Chicago Office Civic Engagement has provided funding for a trolley to help OHC participants tour all the sites. The Hyde Park leaflet and OHC trolley schedule will be located at all the participating Hyde Park sites.  Click here for details.

Open House Chicago will be a fun and exciting week end event. All are invited.