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Revolutionary Tours NYC offers incredibly fascinating, historical, cultural and entertaining sightseeing tours of New York City including "Alexander Hamilton and George Washington in New York City," "Secret Places of Central Park," and "The Brooklyn...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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New York City, NY 10023
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

I enjoyed our tour of Secret Places of Central Park. The knowledge and info that Bruce has is very interesting. We did not get to see the gardens in bloom, but I am sure this tour during this period is quite memorable. I am a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My spouse and I recently went on this tour in November - it was a bright sunny day and extremely cold as there was a terrific wind throughout most of the 3 hours of the walking tour. This did not deter Bruce the director of...More

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and recommendation of the Hamilton & Washington in New York tour. It is a really great pleasure to give the tour to interested people like you. I look forward to seeing you on the Secret Places of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my second tour I have taken with Revolutionary Tours. They are awesome! The tour director is informative and presents a lot of history in a way that is entertaining and makes you want to learn more. I would highly recommend these tours.

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Rene, Thank you for taking two tours, your feedback, and your recommendation! All is appreciated. Bruce

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tour guide Bruce Racond was awesome! He was very knowledgeable and friendly during our Revolutionary War tour in NYC. We highly recommend taking this tour. We will definitely take another one of his tours when we return to New York. The Easterdays

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much! It's such a pleasure to have such interested and engaged people like yourself. I look forward to seeing you again on your next trip. Bruce

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bruce was great! Love the flip book he had, very friendly and informative. A 3 hour tour (no pun intended) may seem like a long time, but it actually flew by and we went about :30 over our time. It was COLD and Windy on...More

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much. I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed the Hamilton & Washington tour. I look forward to seeing you on the Central Park tour soon. Bruce

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Those five words instead of one illustrate how this tour delivered more than promised or anticipated, even on a rainy day. Two of my friends and I, along with four other intrepid folks began the tour on the steps of the Hamilton Customs House where...More

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

THANK YOU for taking the Hamilton & Washington tour and for your excellent feedback. I look forward to seeing you again on another tour soon. Bruce

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful tour with a great guide! Go beyond Sheep Meadow, The Bethesda Fountain and Strawberry Fields and see hidden gems of the park while simultaneously learning lots of history of the city, the state and the country, and hear the stories of forgotten New...More

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Rena, Thank you for your review and recommendation of the Secrets of Central Park tour. You've summed up (and show an appreciation for) the purpose of the tour: visiting the little-known, beautiful, and historical places and to give credit to lesser-known New Yorkers who...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was immensely informative and enjoyable ! The guide had a wealth of college to share and brought us to areas I have never known existed in Central Park .

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Linda, THANK YOU for your review of the Secrets of Central Park tour. I'm very glad that you made many discoveries and really enjoyed the experience. Bruce

Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

The tour was excellent. Bruce, our tour guide, was so informative. You can tell that he really knows and loves his history. My husband and I really enjoyed spending the few hours with him. We learned so much. I am looking forward to do Bruces...More

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Janine, It was a pleasure showing you around Lower Manhattan on the Hamilton & Washington tour. I'm glad you got a lot out of the experience. Thank you for your review. I look forward to seeing you on another tour soon. Bruce

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the tour with Bruce. Long a student of history but had truly misunderstood the role of NYC in the War and early stages of Washington's adminstration. Great way to spend an afternoon in NYC.

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Jack, I'm very glad that you enjoyed the Hamilton & Washington tour and that you came away with greater insight into New York City's role in the Revolutionary War and the early constitutional government. Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. Bruce

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Bruce was an excellent guide. His vast historical knowledge added to each site our tour explored. There were two women in our group who live on Central Park West and they were surprised to see locations and learn information they did not know before. This...More

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BruceR1496, Owner at Revolutionary Tours NYC, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Nancy, THANK YOU very much for your review of the Secret Places of Central Park tour. It's always nice to pleasantly surprise people on the tour, both people new to Central Park and those that live very close to the Park. Thanks again. Bruce

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100th Street and Central Park West. They'll send you more information by email once you actually sign up for the tour
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