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Experience the rich history, dynamic energy, and diverse culture of New York City from the inside out with New York Historical Tours. Your expert licensed tour leader will guide you through many famous and familiar landmarks of New York City as you...more
New York City, NY
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just had a fantastic 2 hour private tour with Kevin. It was very informative and he hit all the spots we were interested in. He explained many points about the American Revolution as well as the founding of lower Manhattan as well as Alexander...More

Thank lizzyw825
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kevin (founder and owner) is a historian with an encyclopedic knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, New York City history. We did a combination "lower Manhattan" and "Hamilton" tour with Kevin. Although we have both read a great deal about both subjects, we learned a great...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Kevin took us on the Alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers tour yesterday. He was full of information and could answer any question we threw at him. Wonderful for tourists and locals. 10/10 would recommend.

1  Thank Katie C
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I live in NYC in Lower Manhattan. But we decided that we wanted to be tourists in our own city for the day, so we booked the Alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers tour. Kevin was our guide and boy - what...More

1  Thank redjillo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are New Yorkers and were looking for a more in-depth walking tour than the average tourist drive-by. Enter Ken and the Gilded Age walking tour from Plaza hotel up 5th Ave to Cooper Hewitt museum on 90th street. Our guide new intimate details of...More

Thank Catmandu333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended the Gilded Age Tour with Kevin as our guide for my mother's birthday (big gilded age fan). The entire family loved the tour. Kevin was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Gladly answered every single question anyone in the group asked. We will certainly be attending...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A big thanks to Kevin, our tour guide, for making this a most interesting and informative tour. Being a native new yorker, yet not knowing much of the amazing history our city was founded on, made this tour even more fascinating for me!! Kevin was...More

Thank marj1337
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It wasn’t the need to escape a humid, late summer sizzle in Birmingham, Alabama, nor a case of ‘little town blues’ that motivated me and my wife, Cheryl, to travel to New York last week. I needed to see and feel the places where the...More

Thank mike23ray
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I and our two teenaged boys did the Gilded Age tour on the upper east side recently with Richard. We were excited for this particular tour as it seemed like a natural progression from the Mansions tours we had just done in...More

1  Thank Rockcar
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Because my husband is disabled and has some mobility issues, Kevin took us on the lower Manhattan tour and gave us two entertaining hours of history and gentle walking with frequent stops. We learned so much about the origins of New York as a financial...More

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Response from Caroline C | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure I booked it via Viator. Don't know if you've tried that?