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Chicago History Tour

Chicago Riverwalk - 111 East Wacker (Chicago, IL)

Reviews & Ratings

60 ratings
4.5 average rating
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51 reviews
165 stars
attended Jul 30 2011

I truly enjoyed this tour and Dan, our tour guide, was FANTASTIC! Dan is well read and passionate about the history of Chicago. We learned many interesting facts from... continued

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7 reviews
12 stars
attended Jun 27 2012

This tour was sorely disappointing. Although the tour guide seemed to know his information (for the most part), there was way too much history about Chicago and not... continued

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5 reviews
12 stars
attended Aug 31 2013

A fun, educational tour. As stated in the 1st 5 minutes, this is not a sightseeing tour, it isn't an architecture tour, it isn't a ghost tour or a beer tour or a food... continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 04 2011

We had a great time and learned a lot of interesting things about our city. I'll definitely recommend it to my friends

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56 reviews
49 stars
attended Oct 21 2011

Our tour guide was well informed, thorough and enthusiastic about the history and lore of Chicago. His presentation came complete with archival photos and data to... continued

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29 reviews
29 stars
attended Aug 17 2011

Tour focuses on history of Chicago. Guide is knowledgeable and thorough. Walking portion of tour is fairly brief, from DuSable (Michigan Av) bridge down riverwalk to... continued

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21 reviews
33 stars
attended Aug 10 2011

Although it was different than we expected, my husband and I both loved this event. Our group leader, Dan, was delightfully personable and enthusiastically knowledgeable... continued

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17 reviews
6 stars
attended Oct 07 2011

fascinating over-view of the history of Chicago. Dan did his homework. Would like to have walked a bit more....

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16 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 22 2011

This was a very interesting and entertaining walking tour. The tour guide, Dan, is full of interesting facts and history of the city from its beginning to the vibrant... continued

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15 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 22 2012

In every aspect, this tour was completely beyond all of my expectations! I have done bus tours and walking tours and boat tours in cities and towns all over the world,... continued

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11 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 30 2012

Dan was an excellent tour guide and even took us inside on the cold day we got. He is very knowledgeable and personable.

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11 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 05 2011

Excellent tour. Dan was an enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide. We learned a lot about Chicago history. His packets with photographs of Chicago through history really brought it to life.

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10 reviews
8 stars
attended Aug 16 2013

Its Great Tour.
Rick is very good tour guide.
25 people from different states and countries.
Everybody enjoyed this tour.
This tour is 2.5 hours. We learned so many interesting facts and history of Chicago city.
Bella

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9 reviews
11 stars
attended Jul 19 2012

Excellent tour and information covered lots of interesting facts. We are from chicago & learnt things we never knew.

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9 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 14 2013

It was a gorgeous day. Before starting out, notebooks were passed around containing photographs that will be discussed during the tour. I didn't like that at first... continued

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7 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 01 2012

history of Chicago
2 & 1/2 hour walking tour, but little walking.
We walked to about 6 different locations and there was a speech or college type lecture at each point.
The points had to do with Chicago's history.

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7 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 30 2012

The guide for this 2 1/2 walking tour was very knowledgeable.....we learned lots of Chicago history.

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6 reviews
19 stars
attended Sep 02 2011

Excellent and entertaining tour with the perfect amount of walking. Rick was a very knowledgeable and entertaining guide.

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6 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 16 2011

Informative Chicago River walk.

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6 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 18 2012

Our guide Sheila was great and very knowledgeable!

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