Know Your Chicago is an annual fall lecture and tour series designed to promote civic awareness and participation. The series begins with a daylong Symposium featuring speakers addressing the underlying issues related to that year’s tours.


Registration opens July 24th at 9:00 am CST.

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Season Structure

2018 registration opens July 24.

  • One day-long Symposium
  • Five day-long tours, offered each fall (September-November). Each fall, the five tours cover different subject areas; symposium speakers are chosen based on the issues that will be raised during those tours.