Walking Tour: Historice Apartment Buildings. This tour meets on the northwest corner of Hinman Avenue and Main Street. This tour through southeast Evanston will explore how different architectural styles popular for Evanston’s houses were also applied to its apartment buildings, from Gothic Revival to Arts and Crafts.| The Evanston History Center offers lively docent-led walking tours of Evanston neighborhoods, downtown, and the lakefront. The tours provide fun and fascinating insights into the history of Evanston, its architecture, and the cultural landscape. Tours last for 90 minutes. RSVP to Kris Hartzell via email or phone. Contactless payment is required when registering for a tour.