Mural 040312
5.0 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Review from Linda
16 events 9 reviews

This is an excellent tour for a Sunday afternoon. I love how this Latino community has made room for other people while still holding on to its unique heritage. Joyce helped me look at this community as the little treasure it is. I can't wait to...continued

reviewed Aug 05 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Kenneth Small
11 events 6 reviews

Fascinating neighborhood - a full-fledged Mexican-American community complete with Polish and Czech influence. Joyce knows this area very well and has planned a great way to see highlights easily. There are some neat restaurants and bakeries...continued

reviewed May 06 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
2 events 1 review

Joyce is very knowledgeable of the area and offered a diverse tour without packing in too much information. She has an obvious love for Chicago and takes pride in what this city has to offer. I gained a new respect and love for a neighborhood I...continued

reviewed Aug 05 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from alice arnold
Red Velvet 68 events 2 reviews

Joyce was a great tour guide. We can't wait to try her Old Town or Chinatown tours next. Even though we live in the city, we learned and saw so much that was new to us. We saw about 25% of the amazing murals in Pilsen and having some...continued

reviewed Jun 16 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from RadR
36 events 14 reviews

Great insight received on the neighborhood as well as the magnificent artwork in the many murals along the walk. National Museum of Mexican Art is definitely a GEM of the Chicago art scene & worth a visit!

reviewed Oct 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Sabina
15 events 11 reviews

Excellent knowledge of Pilsen. Tour guide went above and beyond as well as spend longer time than required with the tour.
Stops include a Mexican bakery where you can purchase baked goods (very nice break from walking).

reviewed Nov 10 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Marlysue
18 events 7 reviews

Joyce was a terrific tour guide. She was extremely knowledgeable about the area. The neighborhood is warm and inviting, filled with friendly people. Because it was a small group, you felt like you were with friends. The National Museum of...continued

reviewed Aug 11 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from mhood
34 events 5 reviews

This was my third Joyce Walks experience. I love the way she helps you experience the area, not just "view" it. Great way for anyone to become familiar with the unfamiliar parts of Chicago - or learn more about an area you thought you already knew!

reviewed Jun 01 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from sue z
11 events 4 reviews

This tour was very informative and inclusive. Joyce knows this neighborhood's history and the mural art/artists so well, plus architectural details and restaurant draws. She even arranged for perfect walking weather! I'd love to join her on...continued

reviewed Oct 07 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Lily
2 events 1 review

This tour was very informative and pleasant. Joyce was very knowledgeable and answered all questions with ease. The pace was perfect and Joyce's patience with us all was great! I'd definitely recommend it and am looking forward to doing other...continued

reviewed Apr 14 2013 report as inappropriate