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Movies and Chicago's Union Station



0.5 mi.

1 hr

Available as Private Tour


Stroll through Chicago's historic Union Station and learn about its countless links to movies and TV

Join us on a walking tour of the iconic Union Station, where dozens of movies and TV shows have captured Chicago's vibrant spirit. 

This hour-long tour will take you on a journey through the silver screen, showcasing cinematic gems that have made Chicago a beloved destination for filmmakers and movie buffs alike.

Book now and experience the lights, camera, and action firsthand!



On this walking tour, you will

  • Recount dozens of movies and TV series filmed in and outside Chicago's Union Station

  • Learn about other Hollywood-related histories associated with the building, like the Pump Room and Movieland Train Tour

  • Hear a brief history of Union Station, including tidbits about its architectural style and original purpose

  • Enjoy the station's Great Hall and event rooms (if available), newly restored to their former grandeur

Private Tours

Private Tours

Yes, you may book this tour as a private or group tour!

The private tour price listed below is a flat fee for up to 10 guests. If you have more than 10 in your party, please contact us so we can accommodate you.

Tour Specifics

Start/End Points

The tour starts outside Chicago's Union Station, 225 S Canal St, Chicago, IL 60606. The tour ends near the same point.


Guests must initial a digital general waiver of liability with Chicago Movie Tours when they book. 


By Car: Use Union Station's driving directions. Public Transit: Use the CTA's Plan-a-Trip guide.


Elevators are located throughout the buildings we enter. Ramps are located outside our route and along city sidewalks.


Public restrooms are available inside the station.


Guests ages 10 and up can attend.


No video or audio recording of the tour, but take as many pictures as you'd like!

Cancellations and Refunds

You may cancel or amend your reservation 48 hours or more before the tour departs. Read more Tour Terms and Conditions.

Movies/TV Highlighted
  • Fargo (2014, FX)

  • Public Enemies (2009)

  • Flags of Our Fathers (2006)

  • Derailed (2005)

  • My Best Friend's Wedding (1997)

  • Love Jones (1997)

  • The Untouchables (1987)

  • The Package (1989)

Available as Private Tour


What's Included

  • Expert tour guide commentary, including little-known facts and stories from Hollywood's and Chicago's pasts

  • Guided access inside locations where movies and TV series have filmed 

  • Visual and audio media to enhance your experience

  • Plenty of Instagram opportunities 

  • Mini goodie bags! 💙



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