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Broadway Up Close Walking Tours

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Ever wonder how a Broadway show is created? Or which Broadway theaters are haunted? Are you obsessed with Hamilton: An American Musical? Look no further - we're got the tours for you! Since 2010, Broadway Up Close has provided unique, detailed...more
208 W 41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
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Reviewed yesterday

We plan a trip with Tim Dolan and his great team every time we visit New York City. It’s a must for all fans of broadway and would be great for anyone.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nyc15
Reviewed 3 days ago

I just returned from a trip to NYC to see Broadway shows, and we made sure to include a Broadway Up Close tour in our schedule! I've now been on the Act I and Ghostlight tours and I've loved them both. The history of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KWA95
Reviewed 3 days ago

we had a personalized tour of the ghosts that have been sighted in Broadway theaters. Tim the owner was so passionate with his storytelling. He knew so many facts and kept us interested the whole time. We enjoyed it so much. I would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank maggie13042
Reviewed 4 days ago

We just did the Ghostlight Tour with Tim as our guide. This was the last of the five tours offered by Broadway Up Close and it was just as wonderful as the other four. Tim is the owner of the business and is so passionate...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great tour! Our tour guide, Ryan, was very knowledgeable. He met us with hand warmers! Yay, I was freezing. Tour is all outdoors, so make sure you go on a clear day. We did the Act II Tour, came away with lots of fun trivia...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lisa Z
Reviewed 5 days ago

My daughter and I signed up for the Hamiltour on a brisk but sunny Wednesday prior to seeing Hamilton that evening. As we had both seen the musical previously, we enjoyed Cary's references to specific songs throughout the tour. We were both impressed to learn...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DrJ6
Reviewed 1 week ago

My group and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Broadway Up Close's "Hippies, Discos, & Dogs, Oh My!" tour. Our guide, Theresa, was amazing! Even though the weather was not so nice, she found areas to keep us dry. The behind the scenes information and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jillhR6682GM
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 14-year-old niece and I - we're both locals and both lovers of all things musical theater - celebrated her birthday with the Act II walking tour before we caught a matinee. We LOVED the walking tour - we learned great mid-century history and our...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kim F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first visit to NYC and we got a little lost on our way to the tour. I called expecting to be told we would have to forfeit our tour but Tim help us navigate and reached out to Amanda to let her...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Pamela K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a long weekend in NY to celebrate my wife's birthday, and as always, included a tour with BUC. Met Tim, who was prepared on a very cold morning (Thursday, February 28th) with hand warmers and huge smile. We braved the elements (Cold and windy)...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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May 6, 2018|
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Response from tjdolan85 | Property representative |
Hey Jenny, Thanks for your question! Yes, we've had children as young as 7 years old on our Broadway sidewalks. It really depends on attention span and interest, but we have a lot of families join us - especially on our... More
Carol K
April 17, 2018|
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Response from tjdolan85 | Property representative |
Hey Carol, As the others have mentioned, you can visit our website. There is a direct link if you scroll up near the name our business on this page. We look forward to touring with you on our Broadway sidewalks. -Tim Dolan... More
December 18, 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