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Chicago Crime and Mob Tour

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  • 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 
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Chicago Crime and Mob Tour
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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.
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.
Reviews (525)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Must see in Chicago! Get some history & FUN!

Da Boys will take good care of You's ! My wife and I were visiting the city and saw their bus rolling down the street and decided to investigate. After reading all the reviews we quickly booked tickets. The "gangster's" were super, always cracking hilarious...More

Thank Robo C
Reviewed 1 week ago
Chicago Crime Bus Tour

I was somewhat disappointed with this bus tour. While the tour guide was very personable, I did not feel that it adequately covered the many events which occurred during the last several centuries with crime in Chicago. Even the Holmes house had a number of...More

1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great Rainy Day Tour

This was a great rainy day activity. The tour was interesting and Shannon had delightfully cheesy jokes.

2  Thank SteamboatSarah W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Less Than I Hoped For

We got on to a nice bus with a loud sound system. The guide was interesting, but he called Johnson & Johnson the maker of Tylenol "SC Johnson, a family company." This makes me wonder if other facts were distorted. It was an interesting two...More

Thank davekcpa1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Crime tour

Decided last minute and was very fortunate to get onto a cancellation- Shannon the guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining so it was a SUPERB tour.

1  Thank Clive P
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Christian C
October 9, 2018|
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Response from HappyCamperMe | Reviewed this property |
About two hours
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September 26, 2018|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Not an actual address. They pull up on the street just north of the Water Tower Shopping Center. There will be people there who can tell you where to stand. Find the Lookingglass Theater (821 Michigan Ave). The pickup is... More
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Response from Colette P | Reviewed this property |
163 East Pearson St, Corner of Pearson and Michigan Ave right Between The Chicago Water Works and Macy's. A Bright Yellow and Red bus will pick you up, be there 10 min before your tour.
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