1893 World's fair history virtual talk
Connect with the city's past from your own home.
Let’s travel back in time to the World’s Columbian Exposition. Using historic photos, ephemera, and Google Maps, Chicago Detours Executive Director Amanda Scotese, AM’13 will narrate the history. You’ll learn about the incredible exhibits of foods, machines, and other curiosities. She’ll also show where you can go for yourself to experience buildings and places that connect to World’s Fair History today.
Registration and Event Questions
Chicago Detours tour company takes registration for this event. If you have any questions regarding registration or logistics of the event, please contact Chicago Detours at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.350.1131.
Date: Thursday, April 30
Time: 6:45-8:00 pm
After registering, you will receive an email with instructions for viewing the online presentation.
6:45 pm CST “check in” (Zoom link opens for login)
7:00-8:00 pm CST Lecture/Tour and Q&A