Free Chicago Walking Tours will make sure that you see a new and exciting side of Chicago on our 2-hour FREE walking tour. Our interactive walking tour will surprise even the experts in Chicago trivia. Free Chicago Walking Tours guarantees you will meet people, have fun and learn. Reserve online today!
Thank you to everyone that joined a tour with us in 2017. We had an incredible year and cannot wait to get started again in 2018. Enjoy the holidays and we will see you in April 2018!
Free Chicago Walking Tours offers 2 hour walking tours that cover the best Chicago neighborhoods and most popular Chicago tourist sights making sure that you can cross off plenty from your Chicago-to-do-list.
Free Chicago Walking Tours Available:
View the most up-to-date schedule and reserve your Free Chicago Walking Tour by using our Tour Calendar. We limit the size of our tours and require reservations.
If you have a large group we also offer Private Tours that can be customized to meet your groups needs.
Free Chicago Walking Tours will last for 2 hours with a distance no longer than 2 miles. We focus on three main things with our tours: Meeting People, Learning & Having Fun. Free Chicago Walking Tours is not your average walking tour. Read about The Experience and visit our FAQ page for more details.
Free Chicago Walking Tours are built by Our Local Chicago Guides who all share a passion for the city we call home. Each guide has carefully constructed their tours to ensure the perfect mix of their personalities, Chicago’s history & Chicago’s architecture. If you’re new to Chicago be sure to read our Chicago Blog for tips and tricks on how to make your stay more pleasant including Your Guide to Getting Around Chicago & Top 20 Free Things to do in Chicago.
Chicago Crime & Gangster Tour – You have heard the names: Al Capone, The North Side Gang & “Machine Gun” Jack McGurn. Now it’s time you hear their stories and visit their old stomping grounds on this incredible journey through Chicago’s River North & Loop neighborhoods.
Chicago Haunted Ghost Tour – Did you know that the Congress Plaza Hotel has boarded up a room and that Chicago is home to one of the worse maritime disasters in the history of the United States? Come see why Chicago is legendary for paranormal activity!
Chicago Total Loop Tour – This tour is for guests looking to get an all-around education on Chicago’s most-trafficked part of the city. We will touch on a little history, a little architecture and little bit of what the future of Chicago might look like.
Riverwalk & North Loop Tour – Is there a better way to spend a sunny day in Chicago than on the Chicago Riverwalk? We don’t think so. Our Riverwalk Tour begins where Chicago did an ends at the site of the world’s largest Tiffany Glass dome roof. You do not want to miss this one!
Michigan Avenue & Millennium Park Tour – Guests will not want to forge their camera on this tour as they will check off many to-do’s from their Chicago bucket list including: Wrigley Building, Chicago River, Carbide & Carbon Building, Wrigley Square, Crown Fountain, Cloud Gate & Buckingham Fountain.
Lincoln Park Neighborhood Tour – Take a break from the heavy tourist spots and take a stroll through one of Chicago’s most beautiful neighborhoods. See why there is a park named after the Wonderful Wizard of Oz and visit homes that survived The Great Chicago Fire of 1871.
Magnificent Mile Tour – Shop to you drop…AFTER this tour. We’re going to show and tell a different side of the Magnificent Mile than you’re used to. See the history (Original Water Tower) incredible buildings (John Hancock Center) and learn about the influential architects (Meis van der Rohe) that shaped this part of Chicago.