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Cincinnati Discovery Walking Tour

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Stop At: Mt Adams Bar & Grill, 938 Hatch St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

We’ll start our tour of Mt. Adams in front of a neighborhood bar that was reportedly once a speakeasy owned by an infamous bootlegger.

We’ll do introductions and give a brief summary of the tour in front of a former speakeasy.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Mount Adams, 938 Hatch St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-1575

Then we’ll head over to a beautiful mural dedicated to the pioneers of the “hill” that will take us on a journey back in time. We’ll give history of the pioneers of Mt. Adams while viewing a beautiful mural. Along the way we’ll pass by some of the area’s beautiful architecture and see how the town has maintained its historic charm over the years.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The Bow Tie Cafe, 1101 St Gregory St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

After a short walk through the centre of town, we’ll relax and refuel with a pastry and coffee or tea at a local café where you can dine inside or al fresco, depending on the weather and your preference.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Monastery Event Center, 1055 St Paul Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

Next, we’ll walk up some steps to the spot of a former observatory and monastery. While gazing at the beautiful Holy Cross Church and the Monastery we’ll give the history about the two buildings.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Rookwood, 1920 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7722

Then head back down to see where the famous Rookwood Pottery company was originally located. And share the amazing history.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Ida Street Bridge, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

Take in some breathtaking views of downtown Cincinnati and the river.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Holy Cross Immaculata Church, 30 David Crowley Pl, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

We’ll then stroll through a quaint residential area and take the “hidden” steps up to Immaculata Church and gaze at the amazing views from the top. This Gothic Revival Church is beautiful and guests will be amazed by its history. You’ll also learn about the 158-year-old tradition that happens on the steps of the church on Good Friday each year.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Crowley's Highland House Cafe, 958 Pavilion St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA

Finally, after all that exploring, it’s time to reward yourself with a cold drink at Cincinnati’s oldest family-owned Irish pub, known for its friendly service and great beers.

Duration: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
938 Hatch St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
Departure Time
10:30 AM
Return Details
Crowley's Highland House Cafe, 958 Pavilion St, Cincinnati, OH 45202, USA
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Pastry and coffee/tea
  • Beer/wine or soft drink
  • Additional food and drink
  • Souvenirs
  • Tips/gratuities for your guide
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • We can accommodate vegetarians, but unfortunately we are unable to cater to vegans and lactose-intolerant travelers at this time. Please notify us in advance if you have any dietary requests.
  • Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.
  • Please note that this tour includes alcohol and travelers must be at least 21 years of age to enjoy the drinks served on this tour.
  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes (there is some moderate hill climbing involved) and bring an umbrella in case of rain.
  • You will be in a small group of a maximum of 12 people.
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great way to experience Mt. Adams and learn about Cincinnati's history. Our tour guide, Catherine was awesome ! She was very knowledgeable, personable and by the end of the tour we felt that we had made a new friend. It is very obvious...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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CincyUrbanAdventures, Manager at Cincinnati Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so happy you had the Best. Day. Ever.! Catherine is one of our best guides and she'll be delighted to read your fabulous review! Mt. Adams truly is one of Cincinnati's jewels!

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