Uncover Mysteries: Gold Coast Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2.2km
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Duration 40m
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Join the Self-Guided Audio Tour
  • Peek behind the original Playboy Mansion
  • Discover the Couch Mausoleum's history
  • Experience live music at Zebra Lounge
  • See the Lincoln monument in the park
Unlock the lesser-known tales of Chicago with an in-app audio adventure through the opulent Gold Coast neighborhood. Guided by Amy Bizzarri, an expert in Chicago's intrigue, history buffs and urban explorers alike will find themselves transported back in time to the Gilded Age, uncovering the city's affluent past and hidden gems along the way. This audio guide is not only a journey through space but also through time, offering an immersive experience into Chicago's yesteryears. The tour launches outside the Chicago History Museum and takes a winding path through Lincoln Park, the Couch Mausoleum, and along the grand streets of the Gold Coast. The route introduces travelers to the Playboy Mansion's secrets, a wood-block paved alley, and concludes with a melodious finale at Zebra Lounge—Chicago's oldest piano bar. Along the way, stops at mansions, historic sites, and alleyways reveal the hidden fabric of this storied neighborhood. Highlights of the journey include exploring the original Playboy Mansion grounds, walking down a 19th-century alley, and enjoying live piano music in an iconic bar. Each step echoes with tales of the past, from the rise of tycoons to the legacy of architectural triumphs, leaving travelers with a rich sense of the city’s heritage and an unforgettable experience of Chicago's Gold Coast.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Chicago History Museum
Zebra Lounge

Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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