Visit The House

Second Floor Screen - Photo by David Schalliol



The 2015 Biennial tour schedule will run from October 7 through December 23 and is presented in partnership with the Chicago Architecture Biennial.


Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10 a.m. 
$10; pre-registration required
limited to 15 participants

Wednesday at 12 p.m.
free tour; first come, first served
limited to 15 participants

Saturdays at 12 p.m.
$10; pre-registration required
limited to 15 participants

Exterior and interior of the Charnley-Persky House 
Lasts approximately 60 minutes
If you have a group of ten or more, please call 312.573.1365 to schedule a group tour.


Exterior and interior of the Charnley-Persky House. Lasts approximately 60  minutes. 

By appointment only, M-F, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

$10 Adult
$8 Senior (over 65) / Student (with ID)

Min 10 people / Max 40 people

Please call or email to schedule a tour 312.573.1365 or


1365 N Astor Street, Chicago IL, 60610 Driving Directions From Downtown:  
Take Michigan Avenue north to the Inner Drive (Lake Shore Drive-Local).  Keep left and proceed for 1/2 mile to Schiller Street.  Turn left onto Schiller and proceed one block to Astor Street.

From North/West:  
Take the Kennedy Expressway (I-90E/I-94E) southeast to Exit 48B (North Avenue/IL-64/1600N).  Exit, turn left and proceed east on North Avenue for two miles to Astor Street.  Turn right onto Astor and continue two blocks south to Schiller Street. Parking

Public parking is available on the street and in paid lots in the area. Public Transportation

Red Line subway (Howard-95th) - exit at Clark/Division.  Walk two blocks north on Clark.  Turn right on Schiller and proceed three blocks to Astor Street.

The 151 Sheridan, 22 Clark Street, and 36 Broadway buses all service the neighborhood.