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Gangsters and Ghosts Tour in Chicago - with unbiased reviews

Gangsters and Ghosts Tour in Chicago

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Combine a Chicago history lesson with supernatural tales for an ideal activity for adults and kids. Go back in time on the Gangsters and Ghosts tour to hear about Chicago in the roaring 1920’s when speakeasies around The Loop attracted notorious bootleggers and gangsters including Al Capone. See former gangster hangouts and haunted places like Congress Hotel, Palmer House, and Death Alley, with lively commentary from your historian guide.
  • Walking tour of Chicago with a ghost and gangster theme
  • Includes admission to The Chicago Theatre
  • Insightful commentary shared by the guide
  • Mixture of historical fact and ghost stories makes for a fun tour
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Departure Point
71 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
Return Details
520 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - The Chicago Theatre
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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shannonlpurdy wrote a review Yesterday
7 contributions1 helpful vote
Davy was our tour guide and did an excellent job. He was personable, responsible for the group, and very informative. One of the best guides we’ve every had.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Serena M wrote a review 6 Dec
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Our tour guide, Stefan, was very funny and engaging! He was knowledgeable and helpful. The tour itself was really interesting regarding the history of Chicago. I found out surprising things I had never heard before! It is a full walking tour, but with the multiple pauses,
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Date of experience: December 2019
Cruiser817749 wrote a review 5 Dec
1 contribution
Our tour guide, Lauren, was very knowledgeable, engaging and helpful throughout the tour. We spent two hours learning about gangsters and their stories, and about haunted places in Chicago. It's a great way to spend a couple of hours, even if it was cold. I would 100% recommend
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Date of experience: December 2019
Rachel B wrote a review 5 Dec
1 contribution
We had so much fun on this tour! What a great way to see some of Chicago!! Would highly recommend this tour to anyone.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Carajojo wrote a review 2 Dec
11 contributions1 helpful vote
What a great tour. Loved the mixture of ghost stories (we had visited the spot of over 1500 deaths in the first 30 minutes) and gangster shenanigans. Stefan was thoughtful of the weather conditions and the groups needs. And finishing in the cultural museum was an excellent
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Date of experience: December 2019
Key Details
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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