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Gangsters and Ghosts Tour in Chicago

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You'll start at
71 E Wacker Dr
71 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, USAThe tour meets outside under the "Hoyt's" sign in front of Hoyt's Restaurant at The Wyndham Grand Riverfront Hotel.
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  • 1
    The Loop
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 2
    Millennium Park
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 3
    Palmer House Hilton Historic Lobby
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 4
    Chicago Riverwalk
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Pass by Cloud Gate
  • 5
    The Chicago Theatre
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    The Congress Plaza Hotel & Convention Center
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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You'll end at
520 S Michigan Ave
520 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
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    Departure Point
    71 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    520 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - The Chicago Theatre
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
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    We definitely recommend going on this tour. It is a great way to learn about the amazing gangster history of the city - also worth mentioning the great ghost stories from our guide Connar. The only negative thing is, that we had a 20 minutes toilet and drink break inside the two
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    Limited info on gangster activity. Stayed in one large area,as expected. I think a bus type trip would be better because you get to more neighborhoods and learn what and who happened there
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    Ordinarily, I would never consider a "walking tour" in Chicago in January! My husband wanted to do this instead of a museum. I quickly discovered that as with several other reviews here, Conor is an excellent history/tour guide! This little trip is a blast! There are stairs to
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    Shout out to our tour guide, Adam! Our tour had a large number of guests and Adam was able to present to everyone with humor and great voice projection! He was extremely well-prepared and made a very cold day so enjoyable. The anecdotes and great stories really brought
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    Highly recommend this tour. Our guide Dave was fantastic, very informative and interacted really well with the group. The tour takes you through the streets but inside some historic spots!! A must if you are visiting Chicago
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    By: Chicago Gangsters and Ghosts Tours
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    BenjaminS2510
    10
    Great ghost and gangster stories!!
    We definitely recommend going on this tour. It is a great way to learn about the amazing gangster history of the
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    127marybethc
    10
    Not much on gangsters
    Limited info on gangster activity. Stayed in one large area,as expected. I think a bus type trip would be better
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    127toriw
    Hutchinson, Kansas
    31
    Last second surprise for our trip!
    Ordinarily, I would never consider a "walking tour" in Chicago in January! My husband wanted to do this instead of
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    Kathleen12345
    Windsor, Canada
    1112
    Entertaining, Informative and All Around Fun!
    Shout out to our tour guide, Adam! Our tour had a large number of guests and Adam was able to present to everyone
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    aidan c
    Cork, Ireland
    12431
    Great informative tour!
    Highly recommend this tour. Our guide Dave was fantastic, very informative and interacted really well with the
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    cmvoj
    10
    Interesting
    It was great to learn the history of the gangsters and the tragedies of Chicago. It was really cold so we didn't
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    sandrarA2700YW
    10
    Great tour!
    Conner was excellent. He was able to handle a large group, keeping us all engaged and entertained. My husband and
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    N2272EFsusanp
    22
    Interesting and entertaining
    Conner was a great story teller and was easy to hear even with the sounds of the city around us. We really
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    AnnaVShap
    10
    Awesome walking tour
    Got to see the city, hear about local tragedies, visit local mobster Land marks, and get some exercise. Our
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    ShellyChic
    10
    Great Tour!
    My husband and I loved this tour! We learned so much about the city’s past, and it really gave a different
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    lucasb280
    21
    Entertaining!
    So entertaining! Few laughs and great history lesson of old Chicago. Lauren was great! Would recommend
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    Darl50
    Barrie, Ontario
    179
    Gangsters and ghosts beware....
    Lauren is absolutely fantastic at leading this tour. Her knowledge base is incredible. I cannot believe how much
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    JennM7
    Cairo, Egypt
    278
    Knowledgeable and entertaining guide
    We took a night tour which was enjoyable, but a lot of walking so be sure to wear proper shoes. Our guide was
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    HannahMoe
    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    11
    Great introduction to Chicago history
    Excellent guide, Connor, was very well informed. Wonderful walk around town, and some great stories. Makes me
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    ganteney
    Carvoeiro, Portugal
    8538
    Connor is the man
    Connor gave us a great tour round Chicago. He was engaging, insightful and full of interesting stories. I’d 100%
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