Sat. May 23rd: We've added a second Lake Michigan Fireworks Cruise for tonight!

Schools & Groups

Wendella is continuously chosen as a popular field trip destination by hundreds of school groups and camp groups every year, educating students on Chicago’s history and architecture. Group reservations can be booked for any of our tours, with discounted rates offered on most tours with groups of 20 or more people. For more information on group rates, please contact our Group Sales Department at 312.337.1446 or book your reservation online.

Groups with Children

  • In order to help us keep the tour safe, fun and educational, please bring an appropriate number of adult chaperones. Wendella recommends at least 1 adult chaperone for every 15-20 kids.
  • Please ask your chaperones to spread out and stay with the children during the tour.
  • Remind the children about the importance of following all the rules and any instructions from the uniformed crew members.

Safety & Security

Our Safety & Security procedures

Parking & Directions

Directions to our docks as well as parking locations.

ADA & Accessibility

Information on ADA & Accessibility.


FAQs and Wendella contact information.
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