CAF River Cruise Tickets ON SALE FEBRUARY 24!

Plan your favorite summer outing with a 90-minute Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady Cruises.

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CAF River Cruise Tickets ON SALE FEBRUARY 24!

NEW for 2015: Breakfast Meeting Cruises

Invigorate your morning meeting with a Breakfast Meeting Cruise along Chicago's waterways! Special rates apply. Cruise season opens April 4.

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NEW for 2015: Breakfast Meeting Cruises

The Perfect Place to Tie the Knot

Say "I do" in 2015 with the city as your witness on your own private vessel cruising the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. Superior service and incredible skyline views included.

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The Perfect Place to Tie the Knot

Take a Virtual Video Tour of Our Vessels

Meet our five lovely ladies and get a look - inside and out - with a quick video tour for each vessel.

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Take a Virtual Video Tour of Our Vessels

Read and See: 100+ Wedding Photo Ideas and Locations

Get inspired with Pinterest! Chicago-based photo locations and unique ideas for the most important day of your life.

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Read and See: 100+ Wedding Photo Ideas and Locations

CHICAGO'S FINEST FLEET - click boat images for virtual tours!

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THE LEADING LADY, THE CLASSIC LADY
THE FAIR LADY
THE LITTLE LADY

TODAY'S BEACONS

We are the official partners of the Chicago Architecture Foundation.
Join our team today! We're now hiring.
We have been named Chicago's Best Tour by the Chicago Reader!
Save the date for your 2015 wedding or rehearsal cruise!

Choose to Cruise and Plan a Trip to Remember

Chicago's First Lady offers Chicago's finest fleet of cruising vessels. With five boats that can accommodate groups ranging from 2 - 250 people, Chicago's First Lady is an excellent choice for all of your special events, wedding ceremonies and receptions, birthday party cruises, corporate entertaining, chartered boat tours and much more. Chicago's First Lady Cruises is the official cruiseline of the Chicago Architecture Foundation and is proud to present the official Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise. Whether you choose to cruise on the Chicago River or Lake Michigan, we promise your party will be a night to remember. 

Come explore Chicago for yourself — Chicago's First Lady is the first name in Chicago cruises. 

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