Fossils in Skyscrapers: Paleontological Walking Tour of the Chicago Loop with Asa Kaplan
Heald Square Monument on the Chicago Riverwalk
, 32 E. Upper Wacker Dr.
Walk through the Loop and prepare to be awestruck by how many ancient, magnificent fossils you can find embedded in the sides of the very same buildings you shuffle past everyday. This walking tour, which is one part history lesson, one part geology crash course and one part paleontological treasure hunt, will give you a thorough rundown on the buildings of Chicago, and along the way will point out all the best fossils the city has to offer. And everyone gets a real Midwestern fossil to take home!
Event Cost: $0-$15, donation suggested
Event times: Noon
Age recommendation: Teens, Tweens