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Resurrectionists in the process of digging up a fresh corpse.
May 30

Chicago, Illinois

Grave Robbing 101

Tour relics of the old city cemetery and learn all you need to know to launch YOUR career as a 19th-century body snatcher—today!
The Wilson Red Line stop, with Uptown in the background.
Jun 9

Chicago, Illinois

Movies, Mystery, and History in Uptown

Discover Chicago's fantastic past during a scavenger hunt through Uptown.
Schoenhofen Monument
Jun 10

Chicago, Illinois

Graceland Cemetery Walking Tour

Explore both the celebrated and overlooked histories of Graceland Cemetery.
Along The Astonishing Architecture Boat Tour.
Jun 10

Chicago, Illinois

The Astonishing Architecture Boat Tour

Atlas Obscura presents a very special twist on Chicago's beloved architecture boat tours, revealing the unknown tales hidden inside the city's most famous landmarks and locations.

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