Chicago Blues City Tour

activities / Small group tours

Tour description provided by Viator

Follow the path of the Chicago blues music genre and the famous Blues Brothers on a luxury coach tour through the city. Hear interesting facts about how the Blues Brothers became a cultural phenomenon as you visit famous locations around the city that played an instrumental role in the rise of Chicago blues music.

Spend some time exploring the musical side of Chicago on this Chicago blues city tour. As you cruise the city via luxury coach, learn from your expert guide how the famed movie and duo, the Chicago Blues Brothers, helped catapult this music genre into mainstream culture. The coach is outfitted with televisions, allowing you to watch clips from the The Blues Brothers as you pass by the real locations where the movie was filmed. In addition, watch clips from Saturday Night Live, where the band made its debut.

See several Chicago neighborhoods including of the Loop, Pilsen, Bridgeport, Bronzeville and River North. Within these neighborhoods, pass by famous sites linked to the history of the Chicago blues scene including Daley Plaza with its Picasso sculpture, Maxwell Street, Chess Records and the House of Blues.

What's included

  • Transport by luxury coach
  • Local guide

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)