One can’t be visiting Chicago and not be lured to its history of crime and mobs.
That’s why tens of thousands of tourists go on the Chicago Crime and Mob Bus Tour every year.
Of all the crime tours, the best is offered by Chicago Crime Tours and Experiences LLC.
On this 90 minutes to two-hour mafia tour, which happens on an air-conditioned coach, you learn about Chicago’s gangster background.
Drive around Chicago to see where thugs like Al Capone, The Untouchables, Hymie Weiss, and John Dillinger hung out.
A knowledgeable tour guide takes you through some of Chicago’s most infamous criminal haunts, including Holy Name Cathedral, Biography Theatre, and the site of the brutal St. Valentine’s Day Massacre.
You’ll be able to go out and take photos in front of a historic courthouse, as well as other well-known locations.
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Crime and Mob Bus Tour tickets
This Chicago’s Crime Tour ticket includes transport in a luxury temperature-controlled coach bus.
A professional tour guide and chauffeur offers live commentary on board the bus.
The bus stops at crucial photo opportunities and infamous crime scenes.
This Mob and Crime Bus Tour ticket includes a crime quiz and Historic video footage.
You can cancel this ticket up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund.
Cost of tickets
Adult ticket (3+ years): US $46
Where the Crime Tour starts
The coach tour starts from OUTSIDE 163 E. Pearson (SE side of Pearson St and Michigan Ave). Get Directions
The bus is red and yellow, and you must arrive at the pickup spot at least ten minutes early for check-in. The bus leaves on time.
Crime and Mob Bus Tour’s timings
Chicago’s Crime and Mob Bus Tour starts four times every day – 10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm, and 4 pm.
It makes sense to book the tour in advance to get your preferred time slot.
Chicago Gangsters and Ghosts Tour
This Gangsters and Ghosts Tour in Chicago is a two-in-one tour where you learn the city’s history and also about its underbelly.
It is a history-based guided tour of Chicago’s gangsters and ghost stories, right in the famous Chicago Loop Vice District.
A historian takes you around the city’s important landmarks and helps you travel back in time to the Roaring Twenties when the Chicago Loop was a hotbed for bootleggers, speakeasies, and gangsters like Al Capone.
As part of the Ghosts and Gangsters tour of Chicago, you will also visit the Palmer House, Congress Hotel, and Death Alley, which were all once gangster hangouts.
Cost of ticket: US $35
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