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Broadway Up Close Walking Tours

208 W 41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
+1 917-841-0187
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Act 1 Tour

I'd heard about this company whilst researching Broadway walking tours and was immediately... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anna W

Our tour guide, Tim, included never-before-seen footage from the making of Hamilton the musical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Amir M
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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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208 W 41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
+1 917-841-0187

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'd heard about this company whilst researching Broadway walking tours and was immediately intrigued. I did the Act 1 tour on my last day in NYC, after having seen 13 Broadway shows throughout my two weeks there. And the tour was certainly a highlight and...More

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our tour guide, Tim, included never-before-seen footage from the making of Hamilton the musical, unsolved murder and mysteries in New York, and personal accounts of an actor's life on the Broadway stage. The tour completely exceeded our expectations and is far more entertaining than 98%...More

Thank Amir M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From the moment our guide greeted us with hand warmers to our commemorative photo at the end, this tour was “awesome, wow!” Booking was professional, friendly, and flexible. Our tour guide John was informative and entertaining, providing us with an intimate tour that included interesting...More

Thank Ethyl97
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would highly recommend the Hamilton Upclose Walking Tour. It was fun and informative. Ryan, our tour guy, did a great job showing us the area where Hamilton spent much of his time in addition to anecdotal information about the production of the musical. Tim...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the great pleasure to have Tim Dolan as my guide for a wonderful Broadway tour. My son works on Broadway, so I asked to get information on the three theatres my son works at. Tim is both fun and knowledgable and it was...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my god daughter who is studying Stage Management in college and absolutely loves everything about theatre. The day was pretty cold & windy but Tim supplied us all with hand warmers which helped immensely. The tour was AWESOME and I highly recommend it!!!...More

Thank Angela N
Reviewed 1 week ago

On one of the coldest days of the year, I went on the Ghost Light Tour with my daughter, her friend, and my nephew (all age 15). We thought about cancelling, but decided to brave the weather, and we are glad we did. The tour...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time! Ryan was very informative and entertaining. Loved to experience the history behind the broadway show. Really helped us enjoy our experience of Hamilton with his information .

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family took the approximately 2-hour "ACT I: Broadway's Beginnings" tour with tour guide extraordinaire, Molly! Just three days before New Year's Eve, it was a frigid day, but that didn't damper our tour guide's enthusiasm. Molly provided us with hand warmers (nice touch) that...More

Thank RnrMark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family went on our second and third Broadway UP Close tours which were the Ghostlight and Act III and they were fantastic! Both days were freezing cold and Tim and Carey both came prepared with hand warmers and great stories! Both knew loads and...More

Thank jmcen
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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