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Hollywood on the Rails: Guided Walking Tour of Chicago’s Union Station

Embark on a 75-minute guided walking tour through Chicago’s historic Union Station to explore its longtime Hollywood connections. Discover how this iconic train station and marvel of modern transportation has been represented in movies like The Untouchables and My Best Friend’s Wedding and TV series like Run (Max) and Fargo (FX). 
Led by a passionate Ph.D. guide, you’ll also explore the building’s lesser-known history, including its ties to a glamorous Chicago hotel restaurant and a fan magazine contest from the 1940s. 
As with all of our guided movie tours, your experience in and outside the train station will be enhanced by clips, photos, soundbites, and screenshots. Perfect for film enthusiasts or those seeking a unique way to view Chicago’s Union Station. 


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