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Weird Chicago Tours

Chicago, IL 60686
+1 888-446-7859
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Longer than necessary

Great guide, comfortable bus, interesting and informative material, but tour not too long. Was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
december57
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Wilmette, Illinois
Devil in the White City Tour

Very knowledgable tour guide. Visited a lot of sites from the book, and go to get out with a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pvillejennie
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Plainfield, IL
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Chicago, IL 60686
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Reviewed yesterday

Great guide, comfortable bus, interesting and informative material, but tour not too long. Was supposed to be 3-6pm. We didn't get back to starting point until 6:30pm. Had to change our dinner reservations as we were late. Suggest that guide evaluate the traffic to accomodate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very knowledgable tour guide. Visited a lot of sites from the book, and go to get out with a great description of what was going around in the city while Chicago's first serial killer was burning bodies in his hotel during Chicago's World Fair. Excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went on the Devil in the White City tour this past weekend. We are both very aware of the HH Holmes story and were interested in seeing/hearing more about him. The tour guide was very excited and passionate about Chicago and...More

Thank Billy M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time yesterday as we are both very interested in the history of Chicago. The school bus was idiosyncratic to say the least but in keeping with the eccentricity of the tour. The tour guide was very very enthusiastic, his thespian tendency...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haunted tour was great. Learned lots of new morbid stuff about Chicago. Tour guide was very entertaining

Thank Brandon N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

School bus transport is inadequate for a sightseeing tour! But, there is very little to see on this tour. It is basically a rolling lecture about historic events that occurred in Chicago around the time of the 1893 World’s Fair. Eric, our tour guide did...More

Thank Kate M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took The Devil in the White City tour on the hottest day of the year so far. Imagine our dismay when we realized we would be riding in a school bus! There was an ac unit in the bus, but it didn’t cool us...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was so much fun! My BF and I went on a Saturday night, Kevin was our guide and he was great. He really knew his stuff, he has a great energy and sense of humor, and his storytelling is next level. We visited...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

The meeting spot was not posted and since Mc Donalds was surrounded by a cyclone fence it made it difficult to know if you were in the right location. The temp. that day was 86 degrees very warm. Then to my surprise we have a...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

My daughter and I went on the Devil in The White City tour. Our tour guide was very energetic and knew his stuff and knew his way around town. We had several stops along the way at the starting point of the Chicago fire, the...More

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Angela B
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Response from Jimmy L | Reviewed this property |
I went during the winter so I am assuming that they will be prepared for the weather since they had heat during the time I went
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