Chicago Tombstone Tour - Famous
Pick-up at Chicago hotel or pre-determined Location
A private tour of the final resting place to many prominent Chicago figures.
Visit Chicago's cemetery of architects and examine the variety and uniqueness of their monuments. Explore sites and hear stories of merchant kings, hotelier's, politicians, athletes, private eyes, and many more.
We'll explore two of Chicago's most acclaimed cemetery's; Graceland and Rosehill. These burial grounds are so prominent that numerous group and private tours are given each year. After our taphophilia-ing we'll take a drive through the city and connect the relevant stories with sites.
From pickup point we will proceed to Graceland cemetery. There will be upwards of 40 some sites to visit. It will take from 2 to 2 1/2 hours to cover Graceland. From Graceland we will drive 3 miles to Rosehill cemetery. Rosehill is generally an hour visit and will include upwards of 15 sites including several notables in a mausoleum.
After cemetery visits we will drive through and about Chicago and connect the names to their deeds.
Duration: 5 to 7 hours
Tour Price: 420.00
Maximum travelers: 5