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Joyce Walks Chicago - CLOSED

Near North Side, Old Town, Chicago, IL
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Kenwood walking tour

Took the tour of Kenwood. Paula our guide was so interesting. The neighborhood of Kenwood is so... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2014
Sharon G
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Chicago
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Chicago's Gold Coast Walking Tour is a must-do when in Chi-town!

If you want to learn some fascinating facts about Chicago history and see some great architecture... read more

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Reviewed July 2, 2014
thall2
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Elkhart, Indiana
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Experience Chicago like a Chicagoan! Chicago is a city of unique neighborhoods. Let’s walk through some of them - Chinatown, the Gold Coast, Lincoln Park, Pilsen, OId Town, Kenwood, and more-interact with locals, see where people live, enjoy the local restaurants, and learn how each neighborhood’s unique history shaped its culture, art, and architecture. Walk with us and catch our passion for Chicago.
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Aug 3, 2014
“Kenwood walking tour”
Jul 2, 2014
“Chicago's Gold Coast Walking Tour is a must-do when in Chi-town!”
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Near North Side, Old Town, Chicago, IL
Downtown / The Loop
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Reviewed August 3, 2014

Took the tour of Kenwood. Paula our guide was so interesting. The neighborhood of Kenwood is so beautiful. Many historic homes and stories. A couple homes were on President Obama's block and with secret service and blockades we only could peak from the other side...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2014

If you want to learn some fascinating facts about Chicago history and see some great architecture, then don't miss the Joyce Walks Chicago Gold Coast Walking Tour. I've visited Chicago many times over the years but our tour guide Paula taught me so much more...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2014

Our Sunday afternoon walking tour of Graceland Cemetery was very enjoyable and most informative. Paula spent a great deal of time explaiing much of the history of both the individuals that were buried at each of the tombs we visited, but a great deal more...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2014

Love, love, love this tour. It was a lot of walking but I thoroughly enjoyed. Paula was awesome. We even got invited into one of the mansions. The tour was supposed to be two hours, but since we were invited into the mansion, Paula didn't...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2014

Excellent! paced just right. Interesting info. Our group of 6 all loved it! The only complaint was a lack of restrooms along the way.

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Reviewed May 22, 2014

We had a totally wonderful walk with Paula! We were even invited inside one of the mansions that we were viewing which was a bonus! We got the entire walk and then some. Paula is very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. We happened to go on a...More

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Reviewed May 22, 2014

This was a very informative and reasonably priced 2 hour walking tour of the Hyde Park neighborhood mainly concentrated around the University of Chicago. Discount tickets were bought through Goldstar. Our group made stops along the way as we were able to learn and discover...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2014

The tour was really fun and educational. I had just read Devil in the White City book so it was nice seeing all of the graves of several famous people in the book.

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Reviewed May 21, 2014

This was a very enjoyable tour. Our guide Paula was enthusiastic and knowledgeable, and put on a good show. She took her knowledge of the houses and wove it into the history of the neighborhood and the city. I would recommend this tour, and plan...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2013

We had a wonderful 2 hour architectural tour of the loop with Paula who was very well informed and enthusiastic. She took us around and inside the significant structures and set the stage historically with regards to who built them, how and why they were...More

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Thank Jon K
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