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Discover the intriguing life, accomplishments, and legacy of America’s most dynamic and controversial founding father, Alexander Hamilton with colonial expert Jimmy Napoli. This tour tells Hamilton's story from an intimate look into the life of the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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New York City, NY 10032
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such fun, thanks Jimmy. My teens who are non-Americans but are in middle & high school learning US history, thought an Alexander Hamilton lecture on legs might be the single most annoying activity I planned during our winter break in NY. Turns out they were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vvdantom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was wondering why a tour of such a small geographic area would take 3 to 4 hours... Well!! In addition to visiting places of interest in Hamilton's life (and death), we were treated to on-site mini classroom sessions 6 or 8 times during the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cymvmd
Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

The tour could not have been more informative. Jimmy knee so much detail about Hamilton and his life. He was extremely engaging and kept our attention the entire 4 hours. Highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chiefchin
Reviewed November 23, 2018

We took Jimmy's Hamilton Wall Street Tour. It was spectacular and I feel like I learned quite a bit on a subject I already knew and loved. Jimmy is incredibly gifted in telling the story of Alexander Hamilton weaved in through the revolution and birth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ale C
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best tours we’ve ever taken. Jimmy is a force of nature: knowledgeable, engaging, thorough, and funny. If you have interest in Alexander Hamilton, the revolution from a NY perspective, any of the other historical figures involved, or (obviously) Miranda’s musical,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

We booked this trip as recent fans of the history of Hamilton (due to the musical) and wanted to go on what seemed like a proper historical tour and we were blown away by how good it was - Jimmy is an incredible story-teller with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Jimmy Napoli does a great job in bringing Hamilton to life. The nearly four hour tour was thoroughly enjoyable, even though the weather sucked. Jimmy is very enthusiastic and is very informative. I would recommend this tour to anyone who would like to know Hamilton...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MartyAU
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We took the Hamilton’s Wall Street tour with the legendary Jimmy Napoli. 4 hours of nonstop scholarship, history, passion and politics both ancient and modern. From Fraunces Tavern to Trinity Church and Federal Hall and The Room Where It Happened ...What a fabulous experience. Thanks...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Edwina J
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Hamilton fans, do not miss this tour. Jimmy completely rocks, is so knowledgeable, and does an amazing job connecting with his tour group. My kiddo was cold and he gave her his jacket to stay warm. I've never done "the tourist thing" in New York...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

Jimmy is a fountain of knowledge, and to top it off he is hilarious. We loved it. Dress warmly if it is cold, and eat before you go, but Hamilton fans will not be disappointed.

Date of experience: October 2018
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69karaa
October 23, 2018|
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Response from clairewest027 | Reviewed this property |
I schlepped my bag for the whole tour... it worked.
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April 9, 2018|
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Response from GailS922 | Reviewed this property |
I went on the Harlem Tour. The first hour was a sitting lecture. (Excellent). The next 2 hours involved a lot of walking and stopping on the street, but we did sit at Hamilton's home in Harlem for more information from our... More
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Julia D
February 19, 2018|
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Our tours are family friendly and we pay special attention to the children. These days, the kids are bringing the parents thanks to Lin.
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