Old Polonia & Wicker Park Walking and Food Tour
Uncover the past and present of the people, architecture, and foods of the ever-changing neighborhoods of Noble Square and Wicker Park. Learn all about these unique Chicago neighborhoods from a knowledgeable tour guide as you take in the sights and sample the foods of the area.
What You Will Do
- Embark on a half-day tour around Old Polonia and Wicker Park, led by an experienced locak professional
- Take in the iconic architecture of a Gilded Age Mansion, a famous Catholic church, and a historic bank vault
- Discover where famous writer, Nelson Algren once lived and created award-winning stories like "The Man with the Golden Arm"
- Sample homemade Polish food, along with pastries and bread found at local bakeries and donut shops
- Guided walking tour
- Food tastings
Please meet 15 minutes before tour start time at the Holy Trinity Polish Church.