1960s Nightlife in the Gold Coast

What to expect
  • Enjoy an interactive experience focused on the nightlife in 1960’s Chicago
  • Start your tour at the Drake Hotel, one of the most elegant places in the city
  • Check out the Pump Room, a favored haunt by many celebrities, including the Chairman of the Board himself, Frank Sinatra
  • Learn about Hugh Hefner and the Playboy Club
The 60s in Chicago -- what a time to be alive! Mayor Daley and the Chicago political machine! The riot at the Democratic National Convention! Abbie Hoffman, Jerry Rubin!

Come find out more about this pivotal era in American history, with this immersive experience through Chicago’s 1960s nightlife. The tour starts at the elegant Drake Hotel, where you’ll learn what they were talking about when they talked about night life in the 60s. Talk will focus on the Playboy Club and Hugh Hefner -- what would a 60s Chicago tour be without them?

You’ll meander along the Gold Coast, enjoying one of Chicago’s most scenic and historic neighborhoods, complete with mansions and gaslights. Finally, you’ll enter the famous Pump Room, destination for scores of celebrities; you’ll even see Frank Sinatra’s booth. That’s right, Ol’ Blue Eyes himself.

With all the fascinating scenery, history, and culture… What’s not to love?

Note: Please inform vendor of any mobility concerns.
Key Highlights
Price $59.00 per guest
Duration / Session 2.5 hours
# Sessions 1
There are no refunds; all sales are final.

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