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The Queen City Underground Tour

1332 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 41042
+1 859-951-8560
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Ranked #3 of 28 activities in Cincinnati
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Owner description: Queen City Underground Tour starts at 1332 Vine St. Enjoy a stroll through the Gateway District, home to America's largest set of historical... more » Owner description: 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 « less
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Tour guides were very informative. Pointed out some fun facts about the history of beer in Cincinnati. I personally went for the underground viewing of the storage shelters. Was not disappointed in that. Promoting 3CDC was a little overboard. (I do support what they are doing but don't spend 15 minutes of the tour promoting it) I would recommend taking... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I went with a group and I think everyone enjoyed it! There were old and young alike and everyone had a good time. I would recommend this trip as the tour guides were entertaining and informative. Learned a lot about Over the Rhine and it's rich history. This is not a tour if you can't do steps as there is... More

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I would give this tour more than 5 stars if it were possible. The guides were absolutely hilarious and the information was great. Living in Cincinnati for several years and visiting OTR frequently, my wife and I were thrilled with the experience and amazed at the stories. The sights are also incredible. Underground crypts and brewing tunnels made for an... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

It was great, informative tour! Learned quite a lot of new things about the city I grew up in! Our tour guide was awesome! He knew a lot and kept us all entertained and interested in what was going on. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone and everyone!

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Cleves, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We really enjoyed the guides of our Underground Tour. Both of them were very informative and very passionate about the city of Cincinnati. It was quite refreshing to hear such positive attitudes about our city. The tour was very educational but also very fun. I loved that the guides were very caring about not only the buildings but the people... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We booked a tour with our 8th and 9th grade Girl Scout troops and had a fabulous time! The girls really enjoyed seeing the old buildings and underground areas of Over the Rhine. The guide was entertaining and appropriate for our group of 28 people. Tour office is smack in the middle of a great area of Vine Street. We... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

After trying for an hour to redeem my groupon for this tour, I'm giving up. The website won't take the redemption code. The phone number provided by the tour, is just a recording. No response from the tour when sent an email asking for help. I guess I'll try and get my money back from groupon - but it's been... More

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Brad H, General Manager at The Queen City Underground Tour, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear that you had difficulty with your groupon code. We receive hundreds of phone calls and emails every day. We do our best to get back to everyone within 24 hours. If you could email your groupon code along with the date and time of the tour you are trying to book to: questions@americanlegacytours.com we... More

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I'm so glad I got to do this tour. This part of Cincinnati is the most historic and is happily enjoying a renaissance. My guide was knowledgable and passionate. A definite Cincinnati must-do.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Quirky tour showing a different side of Cincinnati and its history - we especially enjoyed the tour of the underground tunnels and the beer tasting at the end. The guides were very knowledgeable and made it a fun experience for our group.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Tour was excellent! Extremely unique great history lesson on micro breweries in America. I am excited to see what Cincinnati will become in the next several years! Tour guides are very knowledgeable and entertaining!!!

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