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The Queen City Underground Tour

1332 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7159
+1 859-951-8560
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Informative tour explaining some the history of Cincinnati

This tour provides an insight into the importance of brewing in Cincinnati particularly for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TonyMachin
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Toowoomba, Australia
via mobile
This underground tour of Over-the-Rhine took us to locations I didn't even know were there!

This was a fun tour, but a little bit physically demanding. It was a walking tour - up and down... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Judy T
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Orlando
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Queen City Underground Tour starts at 1332 Vine St. Enjoy a stroll through the Gateway District, home to America's largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings that were home to over 130 saloons, bars and beer gardens, and theaters that hosted iconic entertainers Charlie Chaplin and Wild Bill Hickok. Descend below the city streets to a hidden burial vault and explore newly discovered tunnels vital to Cincinnati's brewery heritage. Approximate tour time 90 minutes
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“above ground” (13 reviews)
“rhine area” (13 reviews)
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1332 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7159
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour provides an insight into the importance of brewing in Cincinnati particularly for Over-the-Rhine. There is an above ground part and then you explore some tunnels beneath an old brewery. It finishes with the opportunity to sample craft beers at Tafts Alehouse. Well worth...More

Thank TonyMachin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a fun tour, but a little bit physically demanding. It was a walking tour - up and down steps as well as quite a bit of regular walking on the street. It was very interesting! We learned about the history of Over-the-Rhine, famous...More

Thank Judy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on this tour with my work colleagues and had a wonderful time. Our guide was fantastic, the content interesting, and we really enjoyed the perspective of how the Queen City fit into our nation's history and the unique history of OTR and how the...More

Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coral and Laura made for the perfect touring team. They bring the history of OTR to life! Whether you're from Cincinnati or not you will have a great time on this tour. They're the perfect combination of fun, style and knowledge. They combine their own...More

Thank bkrueger5
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had a great time exploring & learning about Cincinnati's Over-the-Rhine neighborhood. Kevin did an outstanding job with story telling and keeping us safe on the Queen City Underground Tour. There is fascinating history involving the German impact of this once thriving section that in recent...More

Thank HansLudwig2014
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Awesome tour! Don't miss this. Chelsea was an amazing guide! Lots of fun facts and interesting history.

Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

My husband and I wanted to do something different than our usual weekly date. After finding out about the Queen City Ultimate Underground Tour from the website, we decided that was the uniqueness we were seeking. We thought the tour would not only be interesting...More

Thank BoPoWi
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the interesting and informative Queen City Underground Tour. We knew little about the Over-the-Rhine area, and enjoyed the tour guides' entertaining stories. Thankfully, we didn't actually spend a lot of time underground, but the trips below were interesting. One spot is a little...More

Thank VLFrank
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We had no idea what this tour was about but decided to go on it. Chelsie, our tour guide was just wonderful! She is knowledgeable, funny, charming, and it's obvious that she loves Cincinnati and what she does. Everyone on the tour (about 25 of...More

1  Thank Alexl1
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We went on the underground tour and learned quite a bit of history! It was exciting and fun and good exercise! Lol we had the best guides and had a great time.

Thank chelle1313
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Jerry F
What is the price of the underground brewery tour ?
27 November 2016|
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Response from Patty T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If I remember correctly it was $20.00, per person, I would check out Groupon to see if there are any specials.
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kevin b
What's the difference in the Queen City is haunted tour and Queen City is haunted ultimate tour?
3 October 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
We took the Queen City Ultimate Underground Tour and this is what we saw vs. the standard Underground Tour: 1. significantly less people on the Ultimate Tour (30 total vs 80-90), so we saw and learned more in the same... More
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tashatora
what about this tour for senior citizens? Is it a difficult walk? What is the cost?
26 September 2016|
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Response from mary l | Reviewed this property |
This tour is all walking and has part of the tour that goes underground by using steep and narrow stairs.
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