Tour Description

Join us as we explore the exciting Blackstone District, named after the famous Blackstone Hotel. Built in 1915 and declared an Omaha Landmark in 1983, this local icon was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. This hotel is also where the world-famous Reuben sandwich was created.  Our knowledgeable host will highlight the history and secrets of this area, as well as feature the new development, supporting the medical staff and corporate offices. Get to know Omaha better, through the Blackstone District.

  • Learn the history about the vibrant past of this area of Omaha

  • Experience personal service by our local professional tour host

  • View historic photos from the past on your mobile device

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  • We ask for a minimum of 24 hours advance notice

  • Our standard tour times are Sunday through Saturday at 10:00, 11:00 or 12:00 CT. Contact us for other available private tour times

  • Full payment is required to reserve and confirm your desired tour date

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Blackstone District History Walking Tour

$29 per person; group of 4

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1 hour walking; approximately


Professional local guide

Access to historic photos


Tip for your guide

Umbrellas if inclement weather

Snacks & Souvenirs

Meeting Location

Outside Blackstone Hotel

302 South 36th Street

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Group of 2 at $29 per person

Group of 4 at $29 per person

Group of 6 at $29 per person

Group of 8 at $29 per person

Group of 10 at $19 per person

Group of 12 at $19 per person

Group of 18 at $19 per person

Group of 20 at $19 per person

Contact us for a larger group quote

Prices may be higher during busy citywide event days