Presidential Walk of Hyde Park 

Saturdays & Sundays 2:00-3:30p

Memorial day - Labor day

Private tours run year round, anytime or day. 

Explore President Obama's Hyde Park neighborhood on this guided walking tour. The tour starts on the lakefront of the Hyde Park Community. Walk through the neighborhood with an informative local tour guide. Stop by Valois, the President's favorite breakfast joint with his own special menu. Peek into Hyde Park Salon and see where President Obama sat for his barber. Discover the monument dedicated to the Michelle and Barack's first kiss. Glance at the Chicago home of the Obama's, monitored by the Secret Service.

Tour guides are always grateful for any tips received for a great tour.  

The Presidential Walk of Hyde Park has a 

significant amount of walking and is not recommended for anyone who can not walk and stand for long periods of time.

There is around 1.5 - 2 miles of walking total.

Meeting locations are sent in your confirmation email

once you register for a specific date. 

“Chicago has so much excellent architecture that they feel obliged to tear some of it down now and then and erect terrible buildings just to help us all appreciate the good stuff.” 

                  Audrey Niffenegger