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A trip back in time

One of the newer national park monuments, we were looking forward to our visit. We were not... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Richard P
Westfield, New Jersey, United States

This is a rare gem in Chicago up and coming must see and adventure all around this neighborhood the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
joseph p
Dolton, Illinois
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

It’s like taking a step back in time - pure genius, innovation, and HISTORY. If you like old architecture, and a taste of the past - check out this 1850’s neighborhood in modern Chicago! The tour is hidden gem in this grand city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy M
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Pullman Neighborhood is a real stroll through history of that time. We met several very helpful neighbors on our walk that were more than happy to tell us about their accomplishments saving Pullman. There is a self-guided map that helps you find your way...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Went to annual open house tour in October. It was fantastic. Got to tour many houses, some privately owned, as well as executive home. Tour guides knowledge. Visited museum as well. This is a national historic site worth visiting.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 228maurac
Reviewed 9 July 2018

One of the newer national park monuments, we were looking forward to our visit. We were not disappointed either. The movie summarized everything quite well while the museum transported us back in time when Pullman passenger cars were the preferred way to travel. More than...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Richard P
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I was excited to visit this site as it’s one of the newer National Park service sites. The visitor center has a movie and exhibits. We also took a ranger-led walk around the neighborhood which was very good. There is also a complementary museum about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a rare gem in Chicago up and coming must see and adventure all around this neighborhood the new landscape and community center that's being built today

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We loved this place. We walked around in the rain in 60 degree weather to see this place. Yes, we are old house people!! We had wanted to see this for a number of years but had never made the effort to get there. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I highly recommend reading up on this attraction, or taking a tour with one of the site park rangers or volunteer docents. This place has an amazing story to tell. George Pullman revolutionized train travel by introducing a comfortable “palace car.” He developed the town...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We are National Park buffs. Our trip to Chicago wouldn't have been complete without a trip to Pullman. We took Uber from downtown and the cost was about $25 each way. We went first to the visitor's center and watched the film on Pullman. It...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

What an amazing addition to the National Park System -- with the wonderful historic building and the fascinating stories behind them, Pullman National Monument is a must-visit historic site. Hopefully adequate money will be appropriated to renovate and restore these amazing buildings!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Steve H
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