Search for evidence of paranormal activity as you explore Chicago’s historic Prairie Avenue neighborhood!
Before the Great Chicago Fire, Prairie Avenue was one of the city’s most desirable and prestigious neighborhoods. Today, many of the street’s historic homes still stand, but are now haunted by ghosts of the past.
Your 2-hour tour through this remarkable area will begin when you meet your guide outside the historic Glessner House where you may catch a glimpse of the building’s deceased architect. Here, your guide will discuss the different signs of paranormal activity such as cold spots, unexplained sounds, apparitions, and more!
Listen carefully as you pass the William Kimball House. Legend has it that the home’s windows will occasionally rattle for no apparent reason. You’ll also explore the Widow Clarke House, Chicago’s oldest house, as well as:
You’ll feel goosebumps cover your body as you visit the Marshall Field Jr. Mansion. After meeting an untimely and mysterious death in 1905, people say the spirit of Marshall Field lives on. Could you be the next one to spot him?
From apparitions and manifestations to other supernatural phenomena, this Prairie Avenue Ghost Hunting Tour is a spooky good time!
Monday and Wednesday - 8:00 PM
On this tour, YOU are the ghost hunter. You can expect to have a great time with friendly people and knowledgeable local tour guides. The goal is to have an amazing time while exploring the spooky side of Chicago!
This tour contains graphic content such as murder, death, and other frightening stories. It is not recommended for children.
While we cannot guarantee you'll experience the paranormal, we recommend bringing a camera or video camera. You just never know when a spirit may decide to make an appearance!
Yes! This tour is wheelchair accessible. If you require special accommodations, please communicate these to the experience provider during the booking process so that the route can be adjusted for your comfort.
Tours typically focus on building exteriors and outdoor spaces. Occasionally business owners welcome groups inside, but this can't be guaranteed. Businesses and public places are open for you to visit during regular business hours.
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