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Greenwich Village Literary Pub Crawl

  • Explore Greenwich Village from the mind of a writer on this pub crawl
  • Learn about the famous writers, poets, and playwrights who lived here
  • Uncover the rich history of this artistic neighborhood with your guide
Greenwich Village Literary Pub Crawl
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Greenwich Village Literary Pub Crawl
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Discover the artistic side of Greenwich Village that made it so famous on this literary pub crawl. Follow your guide through ‘The Village’ and learn where the famous writers, poets, and playwrights lived and hung out. Learn the history of the neighborhood and stop along they way to delve deeper into the lives of some of the city’s most famous minds.
What to Expect
Begin your walking tour of the famous Greenwich Village with your literary tour guide. Step inside a number of local bars that are old haunts of famous writers, poets, and playwrights. Sip a beer while listening to informative commentary from your guide about the stories and legends that surround each place.
This area was home to a number of movements, civil and women’s rights activists, jazz and blues music, and a number of art scenes over the last 100 years. Visit establishments where literary giants lived, wrote, and partied and made ‘The Village’ the eclectic neighborhood that it is today.
Reviews (14)
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Reviewed October 10, 2018
Really fun and interesting tour

A really fun tour. It covers some of the lesser known writers as well of some of the more famous ones and the guides were knowledgeable and engaging. Would definitely recommend it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Getaway600212
Reviewed October 6, 2018
Can’t Recommend This Strongly Enough

I’ve spent more time than I can remember in the West Village and this enjoyable and informative tour made me realize how little I knew. Our guides, Marissa and Malika were well-informed, well-read, very engaging, and made it all the more rewarding. And while I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rottentalkie
Reviewed April 18, 2018

What can I say except that this was ridiculously fun! What a fabulous afternoon activity in this crazy city. You should go and bring family or friends of all ages! An energetic, enthusiastic, educated, and vibrant tour was enjoyed by all. Literary nerds and non-nerds...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank zsuss
Reviewed April 17, 2018
Laughing, Learning and Crawling Through The Village

Entertaining.......yet informational.....and then the alcohol takes effect!!!! Discovered these guys in 2007 when my daughter was living in the neighborhood (I think we've been on six or seven crawls, but I've really lost track), and have had an amazing time...every time! And the 20th anniversary...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ned0506
Reviewed April 17, 2018
Booze, Literature, Culture & Fun!

I cannot recommend this tour more. So fun! Do some sight seeing in the iconic village of NYC, gain some culture & literary knowledge, hear great actors performing poetry, and drink on your way!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nicole A
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Response from AnneBW | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Mary A above, small group of around 10, went with my sister who lives in NY (since 1980) and even she learned some new facts about the city. Had a lovely time and would def go again.