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Overview
Chicago has a past filled with big gangster names such as John Dillinger and the infamous Al Capone. Dive deep into the city’s mobster ways with a guide who knows where “the business” was done. Stay comfortable during this bus tour, which is perfect for any type of weather, and choose from multiple departure times to best suit your schedule.
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You'll start at
163 E Pearson St
163 E Pearson St, Chicago, IL 60611, USASouth East corner of Pearson and Michigan Ave. Directions: Please arrive 10 minutes early for check-in OUTSIDE 163 E. Pearson St. (east of Michigan Avenue, across from Water Tower Place shopping mall.) Look for the black Windy City Limousine Bus with yellow Chicago crime scene tape. Bus departs on time. and Michigan Ave.
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  • 1
    Water Tower Place
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 2
    The Magnificent Mile
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 3
    Biograph Theatre
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Marina City
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 5
    Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 6
    Holy Name Cathedral
    Stop: 7 minutes -
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You'll end at
163 E Pearson St
163 E Pearson St, Chicago, IL 60611, USASouth East corner of Pearson and Michigan Ave. Directions: Please arrive 10 minutes early for check-in OUTSIDE 163 E. Pearson St. (east of Michigan Avenue, across from Water Tower Place shopping mall.) Look for the black Windy City Limousine Bus with yellow Chicago crime scene tape. Bus departs on time. and Michigan Ave.
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Highlights
  • Guarantee your spot on this tour by booking ahead—perfect for big groups
  • Learn about Chicago’s mobster past from your guide 
  • Multiple departure times available to fit your busy sightseeing schedule 
  • Charge your cell phone on the go with outlets on the bus
What to Expect
Your tour meets in Chicago’s Near North Side, across from the Water Tower Place shopping mall. Hop aboard an air-conditioned coach bus, and get ready to learn about the city’s shady past. Your driver provides a smooth ride through the city, bypassing traffic when possible, while your guide points out main landmarks that play a part in the area’s gangster history. Hear stories about big-time mobsters—including Al Capone, Tommy O’Conner, Bugs Moran, and Hymie Weiss—as well as The Untouchables, who helped bring them down. You’ll see locations where well-known crimes happened and the courthouses where the bad guys were tried for their crimes. Some parts of this tour allow you to get off and wander around important attractions on foot. Your tour ends with a drop-off at the departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
163 E Pearson St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required in the Special Requirements field. Bus is able to hold collapsible wheelchairs but it is NOT equipped with an electronic lift.
  • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to actual tour departure
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 39 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
708Reviews
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By: Chicago Crime Tours
Bingjumper
6614
Bus tour only
Was disappointed with this trip that cost $80 for my wife and I. It is a bus tour around Chicago, and you get
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Terry B
Benfleet, United Kingdom
14751
Great insight into yesteryear.
We have a really good time on this tour learning about the past personalities and crimes of yesteryear in Chicago.
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Joel S
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
31
Well worth it
Great trip around the city of Chicago, great information as well as a good sightseeing tour. And it isn't an all
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JB1989
99
Huge waste of time and money
When I signed up and paid for this tour I was eagerly anticipating an exciting tour where I would get to actually
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Richard P
Arlington, Virginia
41
Highly recommended
My friend and I did the Crime and Mob tour yesterday in the city. I am from out of state and my friend lives in a
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Amy L
10
Great tour guide and fun learning experience
Fun little tour of the city and it’s history of crime! Highly recommended if you like this kind of stuff !
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likestogo4
8522
Fun facts on a frigid day
Came to Chicago with family group to visit 19 year old Loyola student daughter. Group ages ranged from 19 to 75.
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MRJ315
Lake Mary, Florida
7542
Worth Every Dollar
What's better than touring Chicago, is touring it learning about Mobsters and the dark history of the 20's-50's.
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Amfrank21
43
Excellent!
Interesting tour, full of information. Pleasant, knowledgeable tour guide, friendly bus driver. Comfortable and
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C D
Zionsville, Indiana
219
Just Ok
Tour guide was a nice guy and tour was just ok. Been to Chicago many times and wanted to do something different
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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