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New York Historical Tours

New York City, NY
+1 646-320-1277
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"First-rate History Tour of Lower Manhattan"

My husband and I took a tour of Lower Manhatten and the Financial District with Kevin Draper... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wilton, Connecticut
Pregame for Hamilton!!!

If you are going to see Hamilton and have not read the book this is a great way to set the stage... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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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 hear fascinating stories and learn intriguing secrets of the most exciting city in the world. Offering group tours, personalized private tours for any sized group of Manhattan and New York City. An unforgettable experience for the first time visitor as well as the seasoned New Yorker. There are an exciting variety of tours to choose from whether you want to explore a neighborhood or step back in time * Alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers * * Downtown and the Financial District * * South Street Seaport and the Brooklyn Bridge * * Immigration and Innovation: Rise of the Modern City * * Greenwich Village, Little Italy and Chinatown * * West Village, Chelsea and the High Line * * Jazz Age Metropolis: Swing, Style and Social Revolution * * Times Square, The Theater District and Hell's Kitchen * * The Heart of Midtown * * The Gilded Age Tour: The Heyday of High Society * * Central Park Tours " * Highlights of Harlem *
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took a tour of Lower Manhatten and the Financial District with Kevin Draper. Kevin is an excellent guide. He is very knowedgeable and passionate about his subject, entertaining stories of historic events and people, including the political and cultural background, keeps...More

Thank Susan30978
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are going to see Hamilton and have not read the book this is a great way to set the stage! We met our guide Kevin at the South Gate of the Bowling Green park across from the Hamilton custom house and were immediately...More

Thank Irene2750
Reviewed 30 August 2017

My husband and I took the Village and High Line tour with a friend who has taken several of his tours, even though she and her husband live close, work in the city. They love and recommend his tours. Kevin Draper gave a historical perspective...More

Thank ellen n
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I am history geek and particularly a Hamilton nut. Saw the play 2x, on the 2nd reading of Hamilton by Chernow. Kevin's Founding Fathers/Hamilton Tour was outstanding. It was my 5th trip to NYC and he was my 4th guide and my favorite. Best money...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

My husband and I took a tour with Kevin. He was excellent - very friendly and knowledgable. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and highly recommend it to anyone interested in the Gilded Age or anyone interested in the history of NYC.

Thank MHK42
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Kevin worked with me over the phone and email to create a custom tour for me during my stay in the city. It was an incredible walking history class tailored to my interests. I plan to bring my youngest Hamilton obsessed daughter back so we...More

Thank skilpatrick2
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Kevin is very knowledgeable. The tour is informative and fun. I highly recommend this tour. I learned more in 2 hours than in all my trips to NY.

Thank jcain1104
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We took the Alexander Hamilton and the Founding Fathers tour with Kevin, who is an excellent tour guide. He is incredibly knowledgeable and bought the period to life through his story telling. I would recommend this to anyone - growing up in the area, I...More

Thank Amber G
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I have had two separate tours given by Kevin personally--the Gilded Age Tour and the Central Park Tour. For the first, there were just 3 of us, but for the second, we were a "private" group of 11 (as we had friends in from out...More

1  Thank gmbpremier
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We had a great tour with Kevin when we visited New York in May. Of the various walking tours we have taken, this was one of the best. We visited key sites in the financial district and Kevin provided reliable historical detail that made the...More

Thank Cynthia C
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 heaven 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?