This 3-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 scenes of Gangland Mayhem to the locations of Chicago’s massacres and disasters.
Public tours select
days throughout the year.
Departs the Congress Hotel Lobby,
520 S. Michigan Avenue.
The Gothic Chicago Dark History Tour
GANGSTERS & GHOSTS, CRIME, MURDER & MASSACRES!
GHOSTS & GRAVE ROBBERS, VAMPIRES, KILLERS & CRIME . . .
A 3- hour tour exploring the dark side of Chicago’s history, from the Devil in the White City–serial killer H.H. Holmes– to Anton LaVey, quirky founder of the Church of Satan. From the phantom funeral train of Abraham Lincoln to the Richad Speck and John Wayne Gacy murders. From the Chicago roots of national assassinations to the homegrown plot of the city’s “Thrill Killers.” From the Lakeview Vampire to the Levee’s damned. Every tour is a different, dark smorgasboard of the most sinister of Chicago stories. Numerous stops off the comfortable coach bus, including one pub stop at a storied tavern in the heart of Chicago.