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Calendar of Events | 2015

All events at the Historic Pullman Visitor Center, unless otherwise noted.

JAN/FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC

January - February

Closed thru February 16, 2015
Winter Closing Dates
The Visitor Center closes a few weeks each year over the winter holidays.
We will be c losed through 2/16, re-opening 2/17. Please contact us for further details.

Private and group tours can still be made by special arrangement. See our Tours page for more >>

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Election Day
The Visitor Center is a Polling Place for the February elections. We will be open for election day activities.

March

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
George M. Pullman’s Birthday (1831)

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Goodman Theater's August Wilson Celebration - Gem of the Ocean

7:00pm
Join us at the Historic Pullman Visitor Center, as the Historic Pullman Foundation and PullmanArts host a staged reading of August Wilson's Gem of the Ocean
Reserve tickets online for this FREE event.
Goodman Theatre’s The August Wilson Celebration is an unprecedented citywide exploration of August Wilson’s work including concert readings, panel discussions, special events and a revival of Wilson’s masterpiece, Two Trains Running. Learn more at GoodmanTheatre.org/AugustWilson.


April

Sunday, April 12, 2015
Foundation Annual Meeting
3:00
The Historic Pullman Foundation will hold its annual meeting of its members.

May

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Historic Pullman Walking Tour
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Knowledgeable docents will walk visitors back in time as they stroll the streets for this unique community, while telling the story of the town's beginnings, its history and the restoration work being done today. Tour includes admission to the Visitor Center, exhibits, 20-minute introductory video and guided walking tour.
$10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $7 students
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

June

Sunday, June 7, 2015
Historic Pullman Walking Tour
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Knowledgeable docents will walk visitors back in time as they stroll the streets for this unique community, while telling the story of the town's beginnings, its history and the restoration work being done today. Tour includes admission to the Visitor Center, exhibits, 20-minute introductory video and guided walking tour.
$10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $7 students
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

Saturday, June 27, 2015
Annual Garden Walk

The Historic Pullman Garden Club hosts its Annual Garden Walk each Summer.
Visit the Club's website at www.hpgc.org for more information.

July

Saturday, July 4, 2015
Independence Day Holiday Closing

The Visitor Center will be closed over the Independence Day holiday.

Sunday, July 5, 2015
Historic Pullman Walking Tour
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Knowledgeable docents will walk visitors back in time as they stroll the streets for this unique community, while telling the story of the town's beginnings, its history and the restoration work being done today. Tour includes admission to the Visitor Center, exhibits, 20-minute introductory video and guided walking tour.
$10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $7 students
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

August

Sunday, August 2, 2015
Historic Pullman Walking Tour
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Knowledgeable docents will walk visitors back in time as they stroll the streets for this unique community, while telling the story of the town's beginnings, its history and the restoration work being done today. Tour includes admission to the Visitor Center, exhibits, 20-minute introductory video and guided walking tour.
$10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $7 students
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

September

Sunday, September 6, 2015
Historic Pullman Walking Tour

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Knowledgeable docents will walk visitors back in time as they stroll the streets for this unique community, while telling the story of the town's beginnings, its history and the restoration work being done today. Tour includes admission to the Visitor Center, exhibits, 20-minute introductory video and guided walking tour.
$10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $7 students
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

October

Sunday, October 4, 2015
Historic Pullman Walking Tour

1:30pm - 3:30pm
Knowledgeable docents will walk visitors back in time as they stroll the streets for this unique community, while telling the story of the town's beginnings, its history and the restoration work being done today. Tour includes admission to the Visitor Center, exhibits, 20-minute introductory video and guided walking tour.
$10 adults/ $7 seniors/ $7 students
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

Saturday and Sunday, October 10-11, 2015
42st Annual Historic Pullman House Tour
11:00am - 5:00pm
Click here for more information about this event.
Call 773.785.8901 for more information.

Saturday and Sunday, October 17-18, 2015
Open House Chicago
Explore the hidden gems and architectural treasures of Chicago's diverse neighborhoods - including Pullman - all for free!
Click here for more information about this event.

November Thursday/Friday, November 26-27, 2015
Thanksgiving Holiday Closing

The Visitor Center will be closed over the Thanksgiving holiday.
December

2015 Date TBA
Candlelight House Walk

Enjoy the season viewing Pullman decked out for the holidays!
See our Candlelight Walk page for details.
Call 773.785.8901 for information.

December 25, 2015 - February 15, 2016
Winter Holiday Closing

The Visitor Center closes a few weeks each year over the winter holidays.

 

 
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