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Old Polonia, Wicker Park & Polish Food Walking Tour Instant Confirmation


Learn about the past and present of Chicago with a visit to Wicker Park, Old Polonia and other historic neighborhoods! Also, get to enjoy unique and tasty treats as you walk along.

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  • Duration: 3 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Thu
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Guide / Three (3) food tastings / Special gifts
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
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  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
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Starting time: 13:15 14:15
Starting time: 13:15 14:15
  • 13:00 Check-in at Holy Trinity Polish Church
  • Visit Polish Broadway
    polonia05 Begin the tour at the former Polish Broadway with a visit to the Polish Catholic Church. Observe both the old and the new around the neighborhood such as a taqueria in a former 1930s hamburger joint or one of Chicago's last newspaper stands.
  • Taste Delicious Ethnic Cuisine
    polonia02 Savor home-style Polish food and taste a Mexican huitlacoche quesadilla with home-made tortillas in a local restaurant. Also learn about the voyage of Polish immigrants to the "bard of the down-and-outer" of Nelson Algren to the "Die Yuppie Scum" graffiti of gentrification.
  • Explore Wicker Park
    polonia03 Explore the Wicker Park and the "Beer Baron Row" to see the massive 19th century mansions and discover the history of the Turkish Baths. Afterwards, be sure sure to enjoy some gourmet doughnut from Stan's Donuts.
  • 15:45 Check-out at Walgreen's Pharmacy
    • Please no video or audio recording devices. Minimal note-taking is permitted. Photography during tour is welcome.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • CTA train fare is not included. You must bring your own Ventra card for one train ride with the tour group.
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Camera
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • This activity operates regardless of weather.
    • The menu is subject to change without notice.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • Drinks and snacks are available for purchase.
    • Parking validation available.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
Change policy
  • Tour reservations can be changed up to 48 hours before the scheduled start time.
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Pick-up Not available
Duration 3 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Thu
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Old Polonia, Wicker Park & Polish Food Walking Tour