COVID-19 Statement: We are committed to taking the proper precautions to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our guests and team including ensuring that our boats are cleaned and sanitized throughout the day and service. We also have restrooms on board each vessel with running water and plenty of soap. We continue to follow the recommendations of public health officials and are monitoring the evolving situation. Click here to learn more about our enhanced protocols.
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TripAdvisor users rank the Chicago Architecture Foundation Center River Cruise aboard Chicago's First Lady as the city's #1 boat tour.
Summer May 22 - October 12
12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:30pm, 7:00pm
10:00am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:30pm, 5:30pm, 7:00pm
Early Fall: October 13 - November 1
Summer: May 22 - October 12
Late Fall: November 2 - 22
Celebrate summer in Chicago and enjoy refreshments from our dockside Floating Rooftop.
Open Every Weekend
Experience a classic Chicago summer activity with flare!
This Weekend's Schedule
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Experience our renowned daytime CAFC River Cruise in the glow of the setting sun. Take in the city’s magnificent architecture bathed in golden light as it begins its transition from day to night.
Friday-Sunday, Beginning July 3, 2020
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Get your stretch on during our Sunday morning yoga cruise. Each cruise features a 45-minute yoga session taught by certified instructors followed by a 15-minute cruise along the river to relax and enjoy the views.
Please check back to view our updated schedule!