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Walk Chicago Tours

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Walk Chicago Tours is a privately owned walking tour service known for its personal amenities, experience and reasonable rates. Its concierge-like treatment of all of its guests, and the ability of its experienced guides to engage visitors through...more
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78 E Washington St, Chicago, IL 60602-4801
Downtown / The Loop
+1 708-557-5400
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Judith led a fantastic walking tour for our group of freelance journalists visiting Chicago from Australia and New Zealand! Her passion was evident right from the start. The tour included Pilsen neighborhood history, culture, street art and of course, food! Judith took us to an...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide Mimi chose just the right pace and background material to give our small group insight into the concerns, talents, and unique artistry of the people and places in Pilsen, a Latino community that now overlays it's influence on a neighborhood founded by Czech/Polish...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

Ya gotta wonder if a company like Walk Chicago Tours ever performs lower than 5 stars. Well, I'm here to tell ya, I'm a believer. This is my second tour/dining event with Judith at the helm, and the final result is another exceptional and memorable...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Judith gave an informative and engaging tour of Loop architecture and Tiffany installations. I loved the stories about the people that made a mark on Chicago, and appreciated that the group was "just us" rather than a large group. I highly recommend Walk Chicago Tours...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

I recently was in Chicago with a group of high school juniors. We took a chance on Walk Chicago Tours. I am glad we did. Our guide Jim Lonergun was incredible. He had amazing rapport with the students and the stories he told us about...More

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Terry S, Owner at Walk Chicago Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Most generous of you, Dave. Jim Lonergan is indeed one of the most captivating tour guides in all of Chicago. His thirty-plus years as a teacher of Chicago literature, along with his natural storytelling talents, have enabled him to capture the attention of every guest...More

Reviewed November 20, 2017

I am an Honors Spanish IV and AP Spanish Language and Culture teacher who organized a trip for 45 of these students to travel from Springfield, IL area to the Pilsen neighborhood in Chicago for a field trip to learn about the Latino community and...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2017

My son and I went on a Chicago highlights tour with Judith. We only had a day to spend in the area and wanted to discover as much as we could in a limited amount of time. This tour fit the bill perfectly with two...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017

Took my mom for a birthday tour of Pilsen's murals with Terry and it exceeded our expectations. Terry is funny, knowledgeable and warm. He is full of fascinating facts about the neighborhood and the murals, and was even able to get us in for a...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

This was my first at-bat with any type of walking tour in Chicago. I did my due diligence and reached out to 4 or 5 googled websites. Walk Chicago Tours answered promptly and offered all the custom touches that I wanted for my private group...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2017

I work at Elmhurst College and we held an alumni event with Walk Tours Chicago. Over 25 alumni and friends came out on a beautiful Saturday in May and the tour could not have been better! Terry and his two colleagues were incredibly kind, knowledgeable,...More

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Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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July 12, 2018|
Response from Terry S | Property representative |
In regard to "landmarks"....Of course, each tour has it's own specific route and list of landmarks. Our website lists some of the landmark attractions for each tour. However, we are a completely private tour service with the... More
July 12, 2018|
Response from Terry S | Property representative |
Since all of our tours are completely private, the pace of the tour is determined by the interests and needs of the group members. For instance,there are no limits on the number of stops for picture taking, extended... More
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February 6, 2015|
Response from Terry S | Property representative |
Wallking tours fater dark encounter a distinct disadvantage.....only partial visibilty of architecturala and public art aspects. None of our tours begin after 4:30pm during spring summer and fall months nor after 2 pm... More