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The Queen City Underground Tour

1332 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7159
+1 859-951-8560
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Wonderful OTR history!!

Did the Queen City Underground tour with Chelsie Hoskins as our tour guide. The Cincinnati and OTR... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Batavia, Ohio
Wonderful Tour of the History You Never Knew

Out tour guide Evan was absolutely wonderful! Well worth the two hours to learn a piece of history... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Williamsburg, VA
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Queen City Underground Tour starts at 1332 Vine St. Enjoy a stroll through the Gateway District, home to America's largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings that were home to over 130 saloons, bars and beer gardens, and theaters that hosted iconic entertainers Charlie Chaplin and Wild Bill Hickok. Descend below the city streets to a hidden burial vault and explore newly discovered tunnels vital to Cincinnati's brewery heritage. Approximate tour time 90 minutes
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  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“rhine area” (13 reviews)
1332 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7159
+1 859-951-8560
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Did the Queen City Underground tour with Chelsie Hoskins as our tour guide. The Cincinnati and OTR history lesson she gave us was very informative and so much fun!! I love my city❤️!

Thank gracey0527
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Out tour guide Evan was absolutely wonderful! Well worth the two hours to learn a piece of history you never knew - family with us have lived here 17 years and never knew the stories Evan told us about. Stories were not just of Cincinnati...More

Thank Nizolak79
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very interesting tour. Laura was was an excellent tour guide; she was knowledgeable and made the tour fun. Be ready to desend and climb a few steep stairs.

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is about my third time on this tour and I learn more information each time. I took my son and hos family for their first trip. Laura did an awesome job on the information and entertained everyone Cudos to Brad and his staff for...More

Thank Z8304ZYsues
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just finished a fantastic tour of the Queen City Over the Rhine Underground Tour. Laura was a fantastic guide filled with knowledge and a great ability to keep our group engaged and entertained. Highly recommended.

Thank travelerdave535
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've lived in Cincinnati since 2009 and visit Over-The-Rhine often. My husband and I thought it would be fun to take the kids on the Underground Tour because he's been studying his family tree and was surprised to learn that his ancestors were German immigrants,...More

Thank Owl-Be-Good
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Life long Cincinnatian but really loved the tour and everything you get to see over 2hrs. Laura was our guide and she was delightful to listen to and ask questions of.

Thank Traveling_Scouter
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This tour provides an insight into the importance of brewing in Cincinnati particularly for Over-the-Rhine. There is an above ground part and then you explore some tunnels beneath an old brewery. It finishes with the opportunity to sample craft beers at Tafts Alehouse. Well worth...More

Thank TonyMachin
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This was a fun tour, but a little bit physically demanding. It was a walking tour - up and down steps as well as quite a bit of regular walking on the street. It was very interesting! We learned about the history of Over-the-Rhine, famous...More

Thank Judy T
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Went on this tour with my work colleagues and had a wonderful time. Our guide was fantastic, the content interesting, and we really enjoyed the perspective of how the Queen City fit into our nation's history and the unique history of OTR and how the...More

Thank Jonathan F
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Kristin W
12 July 2017|
Response from chelle1313 | Reviewed this property |
It's very near downtown and the Riverfront. We stayed with a friend just outside of cinci but his family stays at Comfort Suites, Residence Inn and/or Hampton and the prices have been fairly reasonable and there are so many... More
Jerry F
27 November 2016|
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Response from Patty T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If I remember correctly it was $20.00, per person, I would check out Groupon to see if there are any specials.
kevin b
3 October 2016|
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We took the Queen City Ultimate Underground Tour and this is what we saw vs. the standard Underground Tour: 1. significantly less people on the Ultimate Tour (30 total vs 80-90), so we saw and learned more in the same... More