Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)—October 22, 2014. All Aboard! Experience the thrill of riding the last electric interurban railroad in the country while viewing the historic sites of its 100+ year corridor beyond the windows.
Join local historian and author, Cynthia Ogorek, on Saturday, November 8, as she makes her book, Along the Chicago South Shore and South Bend Railroad, come alive!
Tickets are $67 and include:
Your train fare for the two-hour narrated tour of the railroad’s historic corridor from downtown Chicago to South Bend
White-tablecloth lunch at the historic Tippecanoe Place restaurant and tour of the Studebaker Mansion
Tour of the Notre Dame campus, restored administration building and the Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Return to downtown Chicago by comfortable coach bus
Meet us at 8:15 A.M. at the South Shore railroad platform at Millennium Station [southwest corner of Michigan and Randolph, downtown Chicago]; our coach bus will return you to Michigan and Randolph at tour’s end. We estimate a return time of 5 p.m.
Pay by credit card at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/826692
For further information, please contact Tom Shepherd at [email protected] or by phone, 773-370-3305.
Source: Calumet Heritage Partnership