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Interesting and informative way to explore my city

We loved the New Amsterdam: Birthplace of New York tour we took last June. We ended up being the... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2017
Faina21u
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New York
New Amsterdam: Birthplace of New York tour - excellent!

Being Dutch myself, and having a partner who has lived in New York for two years, its Dutch history... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2016
michelw88
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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We pride ourselves on being a company that uses storytelling in order to bring history to life. Our past experience lies in museum education as well as theater, and we have blended these two backgrounds to create the most engaging tour possible. A tour with us isn't going to be a boring two-hour lecture; it's an exciting give and take. Your ideas, questions and experiences are what make every tour unique and we keep our groups small so we can share with each other. With a passion for learning, we promise to offer a content rich, totally unique tour experience that is inspiring for both visitors as well as native New Yorkers. Come walk with us and we can nerd out together about the City That Never Sleeps. So, get your history on, learn about the perpetual transformation of this incredible city, and soon you'll be calling yourself a local, too. We are not your average history buffs; we're totally awesome.
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Mar 23, 2017
“Interesting and informative way to explore my city”
Nov 7, 2016
“New Amsterdam: Birthplace of New York tour - excellent!”
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

We loved the New Amsterdam: Birthplace of New York tour we took last June. We ended up being the only two people on the tour. Jonathan was knew everything there was to know about NY. We spend a lot of time with us. We is...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2016

Being Dutch myself, and having a partner who has lived in New York for two years, its Dutch history is not very well represented in the city, so we were curious to do this tour with Jonathan. It became one of our highlights of our...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2016

My wife and I did the Brooklyn Bridge tour with Jonathan and Alex on a perfect, sunny day in October. But it's just a bridge - right? No! On this amazing tour the Brooklyn Bridge takes on a life of its own. Our enthusiastic guides...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We did the New Amsterdam, the Birthplace of New York walking tour with Jonathan. Our two children ages 13 and 10 thoroughly enjoyed this tour, as did we - he was very knowledgeable, entertaining, and interactive.... would highly recommend this to anyone with an interest...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2016

My husband and I recently took the Coney Island tour and I really can't say enough wonderful things about these two. Our group included a bunch of teenagers, ready to roll their eyes and hate every minute of the tour they were clearly dragged on,...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2016

My husband and I took the tour with our 19 year old son and his girlfriend, our 16 and 13 year old. Alex and Jonathan were both extremely knowledgeable and personable. They shared very interesting facts about Coney Island and work extremely well together. Everyone...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

This walking tour of Coney Island was one of the best tours of any kind that I have ever taken. There is so much history behind Coney Island that I was totally unaware of. Jonathan presented all of this information by telling stories of the...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Really interesting mix of Facts,Fun and Fantasy and led by a great team of Alex and Jonathan.The tour gave a great and personal insight into this Historic Place.Beautifully paced and so much to see and experience,Highly recommmended

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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Second tour I've taken with Jonathan (other was New Amsterdam). He's extremely knowledgable about NYC history and puts an entertaining twist on events through his storytelling. At some points, it seems as if he personally knew these historical figures. Looking forward to taking the Coney...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

We did the Coney Island tour, but I"m already signing us up for the "New Amsterdam" tour for our next scheduled trip back to NYC. I lived here for 8 years (don't anymore) but WOW this was all the stuff I love hearing about --...More

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