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Lincoln Park Walking Tour

This walking tour features a broad array of public artworks from various eras in and just outside of Lincoln Park. The gilded figurative Hamilton Monument by John Angel and allegorical Goethe Monument by Herman Hahn will be highlights. The tour includes a visit to the nearby Elks Memorial’s Reclining Elks, a rare pair of historic bronzes by a woman sculptor, Laura Gardin Fraser. An additional feature will be the John Peter Altgeld Memorial by Gutzon Borglum, sculptor of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Registration is required.

Begins at: Goethe Monument, North Cannon Drive just south of W. Diversey Parkway
Ends at: Diversey Parkway and N. Lake Shore Drive

Image: Alexander Hamilton Monument in Lincoln Park. 

Registration opens March 1 at


Earlier Event: July 26
Humboldt Park Walking Tour
Later Event: September 15
Washington Park Walking Tour