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Chicago Prohibition Tours

#39 of 213 Tours in Chicago
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“speak easy”(3 reviews)
The Chicago Prohibition Tour is the first tour designed around one of Chicago's most defining moments; Prohibition. Experience a "Sip of History" when you become a scofflaw on a bus driven tour exploring speakeasies in the neighborhoods. Enjoy the...more
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27 N Wacker Dr # 126, Chicago, IL 60606-2800
Downtown / The Loop
+1 888-210-3237
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All reviews green door our tour guide speak easy great tour would highly recommend this tour sydney rocks hidden door facts and figures booked this tour subject matter a lot of fun al capone interesting history super fun four hours highlight of our trip exchequer
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This tour was one of the highlights of our Chicago trip. Elizabeth was an excellent guide. She knew so much information, she was funny and kept everything very entertaining while learning about history. The drinks where amazing, our bus driver was hilarious. All around a...More

Thank kvanraay21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was amazing!!! Sidney was our guide and you should definitely try to book the tour on Friday or Saturday so you get her! She’s sassy, super knowledgeable, and really fun. Totally made the tour for us. It starts in a side room at...More

Thank Christy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Elizabeth was a wealth of information. Jonathon was a great driver. Everyone was friendly. Great bars as well! I'd love to do it again!

Thank whiskey777
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Great experience visiting 4 historic speak easy bars and learning a lot about the history of the US including Chicago. Sydney, our guide, was exceptionally knowledgeable, amusing and good fun to drink with.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We had no idea what to expect but it turned into a fun and educational evening. Great time learning about the speakeasys and prohibition with great cocktails, guide and people along on the excursion. Highly recommend it for Chicagoans and visitors alike!

Thank Experience552602
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The Prohibition history combined with the mixology class of pre-Prohibition cocktails was great fun. Entertaining and educational. Good cooking/chemistry concepts for mixing cocktails. It was part of Chicago Food Bowl. They should do it again!

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Reviewed 8 August 2018

Highly recommend this tour!! Our tour guide, Sydney, was not only hilarious, but also very knowledgeable on the topic. The stops were all amazing and each one had its own character, not to mention great drinks! Our driver, Jonathan, was also a blast and hung...More

Thank cmo2k1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Had a really good time on this tour. Sydney was a really fun guide and she warns you at the start that her language can be quite colourful so you have been warned. This is a good way to see some interesting bars that are...More

Thank anthonywM6863JM
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Highly recommend this tour of old speakeasy's. Our tour guide was very humourous as she described life under prohibition in the USA. Our stops had excellent beverages and food. We also were able to get to know others on the tour.

Thank Minahico
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This tour is well worth the money! Sidney our guide is amazing! Hilarious, smart, knows what she’s talking about! The amount of history and information you learn is unbelievable. Spent about 30-45 min at each of the 4 bars. Had amazing drinks and you have...More

Thank r2girl
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6 November 2017|
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Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
They asked everyone who wasn't 21 to leave. The language is a bit colorful and the drinks amazing. Our guide gave us so much interesting history my head would have been spinning without a cocktail. She, I think, was... More
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Yes, gift certificates for unspecified dates are available on our website. Thank you!
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Response from Trisha T | Reviewed this property |
No food or beverage is included in the ticket price. But you receive a wealth of knowledge and safe transport to each destination! It is WELL worth the ticket price!!