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Learning Excursion

Devil in the White City Tour

Date SEPT. 23, 2022
Time 2:45 – 6:30 PM (CDT)

Experience the story of Chicago through the eyes of the famed book “Devil in the White City” by Erik Larson. Inspired by this best-selling book, go back to 1893 to follow the trails of Daniel Burnham and the devilish doings of H.H. Holmes. Visit the site of the former fairgrounds, the Garden of the Phoenix in Jackson Park, and discover what has become an iconic Chicago story.

Please note:

  • Wear comfortable shoes, there is mild walking in Jackson Park and Osaka Gardens.
  • Learning excursions will depart from the 8th St. South Entrance.

Chicago History Museum

This tour is ADA accessible