Dive into the vice, crime and gangsters of Chicago on a self-guided audio tour
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Dive into the vice, crime and gangsters of Chicago on a self-guided audio tour

Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 35 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy the freedom of a self-guided audio tour
  • Discover the dark history of wicked Chicago
  • Learn about the opium trade and other fascinating dark stories
What to expect

Dive into the dark history of Chicago on a self-guided audio tour and decide your own pace as you listen to stories on the wicked city.

Listen to producer Richard Junger, urban historian and author of a book on Chicago's development. Stroll through the city as you hear about the opium trade, Chicago's first vice, and a shanty-town with criminals and prostitutes.

The average time of the guided tour is 95-minutes, but you are welcome to linger a bit longer here and there deciding your own pace. This self-guided audio tour can be enjoyed on location or even at home with VoiceMap's Virtual function which disables the GPS playback.

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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 sanitized 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
    • Unlimited access to the self-guided tour in English
    • VoiceMap app for Android and iOS
    • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
    What's not included
    • Smartphone and headphones
    • Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
    Where

    333 Michigan Ave, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60601, U.S.

    Meeting point:
    Start your self-guided tour at DuSable Bridge.
    What to remember
    • This tour requires a minimum age of 6 to participate
    • This is a self-guided audio tour, you will follow an audio tour through an app using your phone
    • You can follow this self-guided tour on any day, at any time best fitted to you
    • Entrance fees to all attractions mentioned on the tour are excluded from the price
    • You will receive instructions on how to follow the audio tour in the voucher after booking
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    Provider
    VoiceMap
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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