Wendella Sightseeing Boats, Chicago Water Taxi

 
Chicago family owned and operated since 1935, Wendella is Chicago’s Original Architecture Tour. Historically a popular field trip destination, Wendella hosts hundreds of school groups each year, educating students on Chicago’s architecture and history. Most Wendella vessels feature a climate-controlled main cabin to ensure your group is comfortable throughout the tour. Wendella also operates the Chicago Water Taxi which provides transportation along the Chicago River, including transportation to and from Madison Street at Ogilvie and Union Train Stations.  
 
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Contact Info:
Address: 400 N Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611. Cook County. Tel: 312-337-1446. Email: tours@wendellaboats.com. Website: www.wendellaboats.com, www.chicagowatertaxi.com. Hrs: Vary. Contact: Katherine Bowman.
 
Trip Info: 
Grade Level: All grades. Program Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 75 minutes-90 minutes. Cost: Group rates available. Please call for discounted student pricing.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies. 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Boat Excursion Lesson Plan

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