Free Public Tours

Every month, May through October, weather permitting, trained volunteer docents lead informal and informative walking tours of the Sculpture Park. The docents discuss each piece along the paths, describing the concepts, materials and the artists.

Tours begin promptly at 1:00 PM and are approximately one hour in length, subject to weather conditions. Tours cover one section of the Sculpture Park each month.  No reservations are required.

Dates and locations for the 2017 tours are:

May 21:  Section I

  • Park and meet in the North Parking Lot between Dempster and Main on the east side of McCormick

June 25:  Section II

  • Park in the Rowing Center parking lot on Oakton Street, just east of McCormick, and walk over the channel bridge to McCormick to begin the tour

July 23:  Section IV

  • Park and meet in the South Parking Lot between Howard and Touhy

Aug 27:  Section I

  • Park and meet in the North Parking Lot between Dempster and Main on the east side of McCormick

Sept 24:  Section II

  • Park in the Rowing Center parking lot on Oakton Street, just east of McCormick, and walk over the channel bridge to McCormick to begin the tour

Oct 22:  Section IV

  • Park and meet in the South Parking Lot between Howard and Touhy

 

© 2012 Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park. Photography by Gerry Holmes.