Take advantage of your time in the windy city by joining your NCJW friends for some quintessential Chicago sightseeing. On Sunday morning, April 26, 2020, attend one of three classic Chicago activities with NCJW. NCJW is arranging the group tickets and logistics for each activity. You can buy your tickets at the same time as you purchase your Convention ticket or in an additional transaction.
Art Institute of Chicago Private Tour
The Art Institute of Chicago is one of the world’s major museums, housing an extraordinary collection of objects from across places, cultures, and time. A trip to Chicago isn’t complete without a trip to this premier museum. Join NCJW for a private tour of the highlights of the collection. Your ticket allows you to spend as much time as you want at the museum following the tour on Sunday. Our private tour begins at 10:45 am and lasts approximately one hour. The museum is located approximately one mile from the Westin River North.
Cost of ticket: $37 plus Eventbrite fees
Architecture Boat Tour
Spend an hour and a half cruising along the Chicago River with your NCJW friends as you enjoy Chicago’s famous architecture. During the tour, you’ll get the best overview of Chicago’s architecture and its history and hear how Chicago grew from a small settlement into one of the world’s largest cities in less than 100 years. The Chicago Architecture Center’s expertly trained docent volunteers will share fascinating stories behind more than 50 buildings along the Chicago River. The Architecture Boat Tour begins at 10:00 am and lasts 90 minutes. The starting point of the tour is located in Millenium Park approximately a half-mile from the Westin River North.
Cost of ticket: $40 plus Eventbrite fees
Gospel Brunch at House of Blues
Enjoy a morning filled with wonderful music, good food, and great NCJW friends. Get your Sunday started right with gospel music performance guaranteed to raise your spirits at Chicago’s famous House of Blues. Meanwhile, you’ll enjoy their signature all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet featuring Southern-inspired favorites. Gospel brunch begins at 10:00 am and lasts 90 minutes. The House of Blues is located across the street from Westin River North.
Cost of ticket: $35 plus Eventbrite fees