Historic Market Square: Its Many Lives and Hidden Gems

Historic Market Square Tour



10:00 am


Meet at the fountain in Market Square


$20 members, $30 non-members

Join our insightful curator Laurie Stein on this fascinating walking tour of Lake Forest's famous Market Square designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw. Did you know it is the blueprint for the country's first outdoor mall? Learn about businesses past and present, historic events that have transpired in the Square, and hidden details that add to the charm of this favorite meeting place. Whether you're just passing through, or a resident of our community, you will be surprised and captivated by the breadth of interesting history uncovered in one hour.