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Free, guided walking tour of two of Rochester, NY's most popular cultural districts: Park Avenue and Neighborhood of the Arts (NOTA).
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672 Park Ave, Park & Berkeley, Rochester, NY 14607-3022
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

If you want a casual, informative and fun tour of one of Rochester's fantastic neighborhoods, this is for you. Patrick has a treasure chest full of Rochester facts and will answer any and all questions. The tour is for small groups (1-10 people) and includes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tammys542018
Reviewed August 5, 2018

This was my first trip to Rochester as I heard it was a wonderful small city. You can see that Peter was very enthusiastic about taking us around and sharing lots of fun facts. He pointed out sculptures around the Arts area along the way...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank elle46593
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Peter was extremely insightful with describing the town and history of Rochester. Also, gave us bathroom and shopping breaks - both were very much needed. To top it off, Peter recommended a great taco restaurant and we went for taco Tuesday night at La Casa....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank alysonbilder
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

My brother and I are always looking for interesting things to do around Rochester. Patrick did not disappoint. He was full of history facts, fun facts and even some rumors about the area. A great way to see hot spots in the area, that we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank mollysieminski
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

I was visiting Rochester for a few days. I had a great time and this tour was the highlight of my trip. Patrick is friendly and well informed. The tour gave me a good understanding of the history of Rochester, Park Ave and NOTA. There...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Patience F
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Really enjoyed this tour. Patrick is easy-going and knowledgeable. Our tour even got us a discount for our visit the next day to the Eastman Museum. Certainly worthwhile since we really new next to nothing about Rochester.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank juliestuart2017
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Patrick did a outstanding job! We enjoyed learning new and interesting information about the Park Ave neighborhood. Patrick even supplied free bottled water as well as a discount coupon to a museum. We left him nice tip.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bill1960xx
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We booked this tour with Patrick to get an "overview" of a couple of the neighborhoods. It was comprehensive and very interesting. Be prepared--it really is 2.5 hours long. The good news is that you start and end in a 3 block area of restaurants...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank 808jacquelynh
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Patrick was an extremely kind, knowledgeable tour guide. We saw interesting landmarks, both old and new, while learning facts about Rochester that we would never have otherwise known.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank lauravY2004AZ
Reviewed April 14, 2017

What a great way to spend a sunny afternoon! We walked around Park Avenue and Neighborhood of the Arts, learning about local history, architecture, and illustrious Rochestarians.The tour offered lots of fun facts and interesting insights into the neighborhood; highlighting many places that deserve an...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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