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To paraphrase Gertrude Stein, there’s a lot of “there” there in Chicago’s Loop. Explore this famous city district in your own way! Step off on an audio walking tour of the Loop with WTTW host and producer Geoffrey Baer's voice and an interactive map that will guide your way; take an interactive quiz to test your knowledge of our great city; and share your memories of Chicago’s Loop.

Take the Loop Tour

Lace up your walking shoes and get ready to explore the rich architectural history in the Loop. You’ll begin at Michigan Avenue and Congress Parkway as WTTW host, writer, and producer Geoffrey Baer will guide you through the leading lights of Chicago and world architectural history. You’ll end your tour at the famed Willis Tower.


Test your Loop Knowledge

Why is it called the Loop? What was the deal with Block 37? Was Mrs. O’Leary’s cow really a scapegoat? See if you know the answers to these and more burning questions – and learn fun facts to dazzle your friends!