Cantigny Park – Jul 9, 2019

Cantigny Park

Wheaton, IL

TUESDAY, JULY 9, 2019

$79.00 per person

Depart Lafayette at 8:00 AM. Pickups along I-65 North may be arranged.

Includes motorcoach transportation, admissions per itinerary and Imperial Escort.

 

Located in Wheaton, Illinois, Cantigny Park is the 500-acre former estate of Colonel Robert R. McCormick, the longtime editor and publisher of the Chicago Tribune and media mogul, which included WGN Radio and WGN Television. Col. McCormick had many roles in his life, including public servant, citizen soldier, philanthropist, and staunch defender of the First Amendment, especially the freedom of press. His civic leadership helped transform Chicago into one of the world’s greatest cities. Our docent lead tour will include: Robert R McCormick Museum, The First Division Museum and Cantigny Gardens.