Chicago’s World Famous Ghost & Haunting, True Crime & Dark History Tours & Events
Chicago Hauntings Tours
The Original Chicago Hauntings Ghost Tour by Bus
THE WORLD FAMOUS SUPERNATURAL EXCURSION
This 2.5 to 3-hour haunted Chicago tour by coach includes numerous stops, taking you to some of the most actively supernatural locations in the city, where you may experience first hand the chills, touches and visual enigmas that have made these sites a point of pilgrimage for ghost hunters from all over the world. Bring your cameras and recorders. Evidence has been captured by many! Departs from the storied Congress Plaza Hotel, 520 S. Michigan Avenue, across from Buckingham Fountain. This is the tour you have heard about: for 18 years running, the number one Chicago ghost tour and haunted Chicago tour!
The Lincoln Park Ghost Investigation Tour
10,000 UNMARKED GRAVES, A HAUNTED ZOO & THE ST. VALENTINE’S DAY MASSACRE!
Join us on an eerie, on-foot investigation through one of the city’s most haunted places: Lincoln Park, site of the original City Cemetery. On this haunted Chicago tour and ghost hunt combination excursion, you’ll learn about the Park’s connection to the Great Fire of 1871, the shocking truth about the lost graves of the cemetery, the ghosts of Lincoln Park Zoo, and the secret of the scandalous “Suicide Bridge” over the Lagoon. Then, travel through the neighborhood to the site of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. Departs the Chicago History Museum, 1601 N. Clark Street. This is a Chicago ghost tour original and the city’s only public ghost hunt tour!
The Devil in the White City Tour
H.H. HOLMES, THE WORLD’S FAIR & VICTORIAN CHICAGO
Join us for an excursion through the spaces and places made famous by Erik Larson’s blockbuster, “The Devil in the White City.” Far from just a haunted Chicago tour, this is a deep dish slice of Chicago’s rich history and a dark look into one of the most disturbing souls in our past: H. H. Holmes. You’ll visit sites of Victorian era intrigue, including the site where the Great Fire began, Prairie Avenue historic district, the World’s Fairgrounds and, yes, the site of the former Murder Castle, built by “America’s First Serial Killer.” Departs the Congress Plaza Hotel, 520 S. Michigan Ave., across from Buckingham Fountain.
Staring August 1st!
Ghosts of Old Chicago: Haunted River North District Tour
Step into the shadows of Chicago’s history to visit the site of the Eastland disaster of 1915, where 844 lives were lost on the River …. Death’s Alley and the tragic Iroquois Theater fire of 1903, the single worst building fire in American history…. and discover the eerie secrets of Marshall Field’s department store, the Great Fire, Gangland intrigue, Chicago’s “Ghostbusters” and “Poltergeist” connections, cursed architecture and so much more!
AN EERIE, ON-FOOT EXCURSION . . . THROUGH THE HEART OF HAUNTED CHICAGO! Don’t get left behind on this supernatural foray through the streets and alleys of oldest Chicago. From the watery grave of the Eastland Disaster’s 844 dead to the evil dead of the old Courthouse and its bloody gallows. From the decimation of the Great Fire to the brutal Fort Dearborn Massacre and Chicago’s gangland killings. From the ghosts of Marina City to the Chicago ties to “Poltergeist” and “Ghostbusters.” This 2-hour, 2 mile stroll introduces you to the stories which made Chicago’s ghosts famous–and immortal.
Meets at the Reid Murdoch Center at the Chicago River, at the north end of the LaSalle Street Bridge.
4pm daily starting August 1st
$18 per person.
Killers of Chicago Tour
GANGSTERS & GHOSTS, CRIME, MURDER & MASSACRES!
This 6-hour coach tour with stops takes you to the darkest places in Chicago history, from the hunting grounds of killers like John Wayne Gacy to the site of the infamous Murder Castle of H.H. Holmes of “Devil in the White City” and “American Ripper” fame. From the Cook County jail to the location of the Speck mass murder to the site the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre. Departs from the Congress Plaza Hotel, 520 S. Michigan Avenue, across from Buckingham Fountain. Includes a food stop. Cash bar. Far from our classic haunted Chicago tour, this epic journey takes you through the darkest days of Chicago’s history and appeals to both ghost story lovers and true crime aficianados.
The Great Lake County Ghost Adventure
AN ALL-DAY EXCURSION THROUGH ONE OF ILLINOIS’ MOST HAUNTED REGIONS
Journey outside our Chicago haunted tours and into Lake County, Illlinois–one of the nation’s most haunted regions. From the notorious “Gate” of Libertyville—where legend tells of a long lost girls’ school massacre—to the wandering spirits of Six Flags amusement park . . . from the ghosts of Cuba Road to the werewolves of Antioch. This 7-hour coach tour with stops will introduce you to the ghost lore of this storied county, stopping for lunch at an actively haunted pub. 7 hour tour includes lunch with soft drinks (cash bar available). BYOB. Departs from Long Grove, Illinois. If you’ve enjoyed our Chicago ghost tours and want more, this tour is for you!
The Archer Avenue Triangle Tour
A SUPERNATURAL EXCURSION THROUGH ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST HAUNTED REGIONS
Few roads in the world can rival the haunting reputation of Archer Avenue, an ancient Indian trail now known as one of the most haunted roads on Earth. Its ghosts include banshees, werewolves, phantom monks, and Chicago’s most famous ghost, the vanishing hitchhiker known as “Resurrection Mary,” who is said to have burned her ghostly hands into the cemetery gate. Includes hearty appetizer buffet at a haunted roadhouse during pub stop. Cash bar. Departs from Willow Springs, southwest of Chicago.