Schools & Groups

Wendella is continuously chosen as a popular field trip destination by hundreds of school groups, park districts, and camp groups every year, educating students on Chicago’s history and architecture. For special school group rates, please call us at 312.337.1446.

Group reservations can be booked for any of our tours, with discounted group rates offered on most tours with groups of 20 or more people. We are unable to give group rates to groups with less than 20 people. To view group rate pricing please visit our group rate page.

Group Rates

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 children.
  • 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.