Weird Reno magic walking tour experience
Attractions & guided tours

Weird Reno magic walking tour experience

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Marvel at the historical and magical journey
  • Experience multiple stops, a mysterious woman, and amazing revelations
  • Laugh and have fun with friends and family
  • Gasp at a card trick that takes place entirely in your mind
  • Take part in a demonstration of "Mass Thought Transference" and another magical experiment
What to expect

Discover Weird Reno on this 90-minute hilarious walking tour of offbeat history, good-natured fun, and interactive magic. You'll have multiple stops, encounter a mysterious woman, and marvel at the historical and magical revelations.

Starting from meeting at the Hideaway Lounge at the Renaissance Hotel and Spa, you'll make your way on foot to Reno's classic 1930's Art Deco Post office. You'll be intrigued by the legends of secret messages built into the architecture, and observation towers. Then, after strolling along the Riverwalk district, learn about Reno's only sanctioned public execution of J. W. Rover in 1878 and take part in a magical experiment.

Next, admire the view of the Truckee River while learning about Reno's most enduring ritual left over from the divorce trade. Then, at the "secret alleys" hear about Reno's colorful past and see an astounding card trick that takes place entirely in your mind. You'll also take part in a demonstration of "Mass Thought Transference" plus, pass by the well-known "Frisch House".

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Guide
    • Parking
    • Water and light Refreshments
    Where

    Renaissance Reno Downtown Hotel & Spa, Lake Street, Reno, NV, USA

    Meeting point:

    Meet at the Hideaway Lounge inside The Renaissance Hotel and Spa of Reno. Please arrive 15 minutes before the time stated for check-in which is located one floor down from the Renaissance lobby.

    What to remember
    • Free parking is provided to Weird Reno guests in the parking lot of the hotel
    • The tour is wheelchair accessible
    • The tour changes themes depending on the season
    • The tour is not recommended for children under 5 years old
    • This tour will have a maximum of 30 travelers
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Weird Reno
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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