Headlines/History Running Tour

What to expect
  • Visit the sites of five tragic disasters in Chicago that made headlines across the world
  • See the the historic Palmer House Hotel, Fort Dearborn, and more
  • Enjoy learning from your knowledgeable guide about events that shaped the city
  • Get a great workout while discovering a whole new side of Chicago
So you've always heard about the Great Chicago Fire, but don't really know when it happened or much else about it. This tour is the perfect chance to put it into context and learn about other significant events that helped shape Chicago.

Going back more than 200 years, visit 5 sites of tragic disasters that made headlines around the country and the world. On this tour with CRTC, you'll pass famous landmarks and incredible architecture while learning history of these disasters. See places like the historic Palmer House Hotel, Fort Dearborn, the Monadnock Building and more. This is a great way to see Chicago, learn about its history, and get a great workout at the same time!

You're about to go hard. ChicaGO hard.

Note: Please answer the following questions in the special requests box:

If you are visiting the city where are you staying. (This helps us provide directions)

What is your general running pace? (Please note this is not a race)

What are the names of each participant?
Key Highlights
Price $40.00 per guest
Duration / Session 1 hour
# Sessions 1
Rating 23 positive reviews
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