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Check Out Downtown, West Loop And Near West Side During Open House Chicago

You can tour buildings like the Thompson Center, Chicago Board of Trade, District Brew Yards and other grand skyscrapers and churches throughout the neighborhood this weekend.

Sunlight reflects off a high floor of the Thompson Center as seen from the Atrium on Aug. 19, 2022.
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DOWNTOWN — Dozens of the most striking buildings Downtown will open their doors for this weekend’s Open House Chicago.

Open House, organized by the Chicago Architecture Center, is on for Saturday and Sunday, putting more than 150 sites in more than 20 neighborhoods on display.

Entry is free unless otherwise noted.Some sites may require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test for entry.

Check the individual site listings for more details.

Here’s more on what you can tour:

Credit: Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago
The Willis Tower as seen on June 23, 2021.

Downtown

Credit: Open House Chicago
The Chicago Board of Trade vaults.
Credit: Eric Allix Rogers / Open House Chicago
Holy Family Roman Catholic Church

Near West Side

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