Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Take a tour around the city with wildly popular host, producer and writer Geoffrey Baer, expert on all things in and around Chicago. From the El, to the river, from the north suburbs to the south and everything in between, Baer shows you a side of the city you've never seen before.

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Episodes 27

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Join Geoffrey Baer as we explore iconic Navy Pier’s story.

1:08:12

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

1:08:12

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer The Power of Simplicity: Architect Scott Merrill

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

The Power of Simplicity: Architect Scott Merrill

Geoffrey Baer introduces us to the 2016 Richard H. Driehaus Prize winner, Scott Merrill.

26:47

The Power of Simplicity: Architect Scott Merrill

26:47

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Chicago's South Side

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Chicago's South Side

Explore Chicago's South Side neighborhoods with the people who call them home.

1:39:48

Chicago's South Side

1:39:48

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Street Smarts: Architect David M. Schwarz

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Street Smarts: Architect David M. Schwarz

Geoffrey Baer profiles architect David M. Schwarz, 2015 Richard H. Driehaus Prize winner.

27:15

Street Smarts: Architect David M. Schwarz

27:15

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Clips 17

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Navy Pier from the Air | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Navy Pier from the Air | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Experience Navy Pier from a fresh perspective: an aerial tour of the Pier.

2:39

Navy Pier from the Air | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

2:39

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Navy Pier Reimagined | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Navy Pier Reimagined | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Extended interview with urban designer and landscape architect Keith O’Connor.

3:17

Navy Pier Reimagined | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

3:17

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 1

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 1

Join Geoffrey Baer as we explore iconic Navy Pier’s story. Part 1.

20:25

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 1

20:25

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 2

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 2

Join Geoffrey Baer as we explore iconic Navy Pier’s story. Part 2.

16:28

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 2

16:28

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 3

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 3

Join Geoffrey Baer as we explore iconic Navy Pier’s story. Part 3.

26:23

Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention | Part 3

26:23

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer The Windy | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

The Windy | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

The tall ship Windy is the official flagship of the City of Chicago.

2:29

The Windy | Navy Pier: A Century of Reinvention

2:29

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Chicago's South Side: Auburn Gresham Renaissance Festival

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Chicago's South Side: Auburn Gresham Renaissance Festival

Every September, this street fair brings the community together along West 79th Street.

2:29

Chicago's South Side: Auburn Gresham Renaissance Festival

2:29

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Chicago's South Side: Chinatown River Tour

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Chicago's South Side: Chinatown River Tour

Join this tour the South Branch with the Chinatown Chamber of Commerce.

Chicago's South Side: Chinatown River Tour

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Previews 5

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Chicago's South Side | Preview

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Chicago's South Side | Preview

Geoffrey Baer explores the rich history and culture of the neighborhoods south of I-55.

9:22

Chicago's South Side | Preview

9:22

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer 10 Homes that Changed America | Preview

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

10 Homes that Changed America | Preview

"10 that Changed America" is a whirlwind tour of America’s architectural treasures.

1:20

10 Homes that Changed America | Preview

1:20

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Where In Chicago? with Geoffrey Baer | Preview

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Where In Chicago? with Geoffrey Baer | Preview

Geoffrey Baer poses Chicago history and trivia questions to a diverse group of locals.

9:57

Where In Chicago? with Geoffrey Baer | Preview

9:57

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer Chicago Time Machine with Geoffrey Baer | Preview

Chicago Tours with Geoffrey Baer

Chicago Time Machine with Geoffrey Baer | Preview

Geoffrey gives us a unique view of incredible moments from the past.

11:08

Chicago Time Machine with Geoffrey Baer | Preview

11:08

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