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Broadway Up Close Walking Tours

41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
+1 917-841-0187
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A Tour That had Me on Bended Knee...

Myself and my partner's second time in NYC together and as before, this tour was a highlight. This... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story? Tim Does!!

Our group of 7 adults and 5 children (ages 2 - 11) took a private HamilTour with Tim on Thursday... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lisa L
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Have you ever wanted to know which Broadway theaters are haunted? Are you curious to know what a Broadway "swing" is? Have you ever heard about the ghost light? If so, then this tour is just for you! "The Great White Way" has always been a world full of mystery, tradition, history and spectacle. Now, you too can learn all there is to know about Broadway on our two hour tour. All of our guides are working theatre professionals and will share stories and anecdotes from Broadway!
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41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Myself and my partner's second time in NYC together and as before, this tour was a highlight. This time we took the Act 2 Tour and had the pleasure of Mr. Tim Dolan's company. This man's knowledge of theatre is second only to his personality....More

Thank MonsieurFahrenheit
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our group of 7 adults and 5 children (ages 2 - 11) took a private HamilTour with Tim on Thursday, December 7th, just hours before 6 of us were to sit in The Room Where It Happens. It was a cold, windy day, and Tim...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited NYC and took the Hamiltour with John. We were a few minutes late as our GPS struggled to get us exactly where we needed to meet him. John was patient, calm, and enthusiastic. We started the tour and he shared additional information regarding...More

Thank StephenInWSeattle
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ryan met us and took us to various Broadway and Off Broadway Theatres (both existing and former). He gave us so much interesting information about the history of theatre in NYC. He was kind, patient, and very informative. He was great.

Thank D4437LUjuliec
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Tim. Despite freezing cold and snow your energy warmed me up through the tour. Amusing facts, personal memories, lots of positive energy, all this I'll remember about this snowy day. I'll be back for sure to enjoy your other tours.

Thank ushakova2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw the advertisements for the new Ghostlight Tour around Halloween and put it on my to-do list, but wasn't able to book until 12/5. I'm so glad I did! I LOVE spooky stories and Broadway musicals/theatre history, and this tour was full of all...More

Thank Brittany C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very informative and entertaining. Tim Dolan knows how to tell a story, and gives wonderful explanations of all the legends, spirits and ghosts which haunt Broadway theaters. Highly recommended

Thank janjay50
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tours were outstanding. We thoroughly enjoyed learning about Boardway from such an upfront and humorous angle.

Thank TonyGA1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having done all of BUC's tour offerings, I was SO EXCITED when I heard that owner Tim Dolan was creating the newly launched Ghostlight Tour to talk about Broadway's haunted theaters and ghost stories. These were my favorite aspects of the Act I and II...More

1  Thank Tom L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the second tour we took with Broadway Up Close Walking tours and they were both Fantastic. The amount of information and the enthusiasm with which it is shared is absolutely incredible. The fun facts and pictures shared with you along the way really...More

Thank John E
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18 December 2016|
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Response from tjdolan85 | Property representative |
Hey Alex, Great to hear from you! Yes, it should definitely be up and running by January, I think! I'm putting the finishing touches on it as we speak. This tour will actually be south of 50th Street...much further... More