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Chicago Prohibition Tours

27 N Wacker Dr # 126, Chicago, IL 60606-2800
+1 888-210-3237
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"Infunative"..fun and informative!

Our tour was very interesting. Great drinks, great timing, a good way to see the city and learn... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
212DeeC
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Apple Valley, California
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Great tour!

Awesome tour. Sydney was so knowledge, but kept things light and interesting. The bars were great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
marilyn n
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Birch Run, Michigan
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The Chicago Prohibition Tour is the first tour designed around one of Chicago's most defining moments; Prohibition. Experience a "Sip of History" when you become a scofflaw on a bus driven tour exploring speakeasies in the neighborhoods. Enjoy the history of prohibition and its roots as we stop at some of Chicago's most iconic speakeasies, feel free to enjoy signature drinks from the era.
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27 N Wacker Dr # 126, Chicago, IL 60606-2800
Downtown / The Loop
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+1 888-210-3237
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour was very interesting. Great drinks, great timing, a good way to see the city and learn about prohibition. Highly recommend it. It was so much fun we went back to one of the bars (Club Lucky) and had dinner and more drinks. Well...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome tour. Sydney was so knowledge, but kept things light and interesting. The bars were great to see. Drinks were delicious. I would highly recommend this tour.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sydney was an excellent presenter who knew everything about Prohibition and more!! Find out the who, where and especially the why of this time in the nation's history and how Chicago played such an important role. This tour was a highlight of our visit!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this tour. Elizabeth, our tour guide, was a fountain of information. Extremely well versed in Prohibition History, she made it come alive for us. Highly recommend you take this tour, and ask for Elizabeth!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a lot of fun on this tour. Enjoyed seeing old bars from the 20’s and hearing about what was happening with the bars during prohibition. Loved the tour guide who I’m ashamed to admit I can’t remember her name. She...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

To celebrate our dear friend's BIG birthday, a group of 10 of us came down all dressed up in Flapper Attire ready to party like it was 1920!! All had an excellent time imbibing on delicious 'era cocktails' that are sure to please any palette....More

Thank MrsD1994
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We came as a group of four for this tour and 75% of us enjoyed it. Sydney was vivacious and engaging with much information to impart but she relayed it in a way that kept our interest. We visited 4 establishments with some history of...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

I thought this would just be a fun little tour of a couple cool bars, something to kill a few hours and get my drink on. Turns out I learned an insane amount of prohibition history and had some of the best cocktails I've ever...More

Thank Amy K
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Not really impressed with this tour, yes tour was historically informative but apart from the four specific bar's we visited which were very nice but not not historically aesthetically acurate, it's really nothing more then a glorified pub crawl,and as we are not locals we...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Excepionally organized, the tour started 16 hr sharp, and evolved into the best tour I've ever been to. You get to experience 4 great speak easy bars. You get to understand why speak easies existed & how they operated (that was a my main goal...More

Thank Santiago A
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
They asked everyone who wasn't 21 to leave. The language is a bit colorful and the drinks amazing. Our guide gave us so much interesting history my head would have been spinning without a cocktail. She, I think, was... More
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No food or beverage is included in the ticket price. But you receive a wealth of knowledge and safe transport to each destination! It is WELL worth the ticket price!!
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