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Incredible and unique NYC experience

Visit Hasidim Tours takes you right into the heart of a traditional hasidic neighborhood in... read more

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Reviewed 3 days ago
alexfvarney
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New York City, New York
Great Interesting Walk

We did this on a Sunday. 2-3 hours of walking and stopping at a couple of restaurants. Frieda was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
reportingfromupclose
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An unforgettable walking tour of Hasidic Williamsburg, led by experts in Hasidism and former members of the Hasidic community who teach with empathy and nuance.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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302 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11211-7308
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visit Hasidim Tours takes you right into the heart of a traditional hasidic neighborhood in Brooklyn, and explains the unique history and mindset of the people who live there, their culture, and how they view themselves and modernity. Frieda was an amazing tour guide, and...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We did this on a Sunday. 2-3 hours of walking and stopping at a couple of restaurants. Frieda was very interesting. She interspersed the tour with personal anecdotes, inside insights and history. It was super interesting. We also stopped at a couple of restaurants and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This tour blew my mind and exceeded every expectation. My friend and I went on the tour as a birthday gift for her and we wish we could do it for the first time again. We both live in North Williamsburg, literally steps away from...More

Thank Morgan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were told of this tour by friends and we didn't really know what to expect. Well, we were so glad we signed on. Frieda is wonderful and as a former member of the community has information and insights that an outsider...More

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was one of the highlights of our week in NY. Frieda is a jewel. How unique to have a tour guide who was born and raised in this community. Her courage is amazing. Her own personal experience is of considerable interest to participants,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This slice-of-life tour was super super interesting. Info on schools, teen life, cell phones and marriage put the things we take for granted into perspective. Food was great, guide was super knowledgeable and interesting. Easy location in Brooklyn to get to. Great value too. People...More

1  Thank Seattle98102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took an amazing and very enlightening walking tour of Chasidic Williamsburg in Brooklyn. Our guide, Frieda, was a former member of the Satmar sect who knows the neighborhood and the sect's practices. We stopped at a bakery, a deli, (and noshed at both) and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best walking tour I have ever been on, and I have been on many. Freida’s delicate skill in navigating us through this quiet private community with respect and candor was notable. Her knowledge and personal experience made everything both vivid and profound....More

1  Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Frida tells a good story and manages to balance sensitivity towards the community with a broader outlook. Nice walk around the fascinating neoghbourhood

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Frieda, who has first hand knowledge of and a sensitivity to the population of Hasidic Williamsburg is the perfect tour guide. She's lived the life of the community which she talks about, she's sensitive and also non-judgmental, she explains the Hasidic life in words one...More

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Springstreet77
April 9, 2017|
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Response from Frieda V | Property representative |
Hi - Thank you for inquiring about the tour of Hasidic Williamsburg! No, the stroller would not pose a problem. We've had babies (and love babies) on several occasions and we navigate a very stroller-busy community. We go... More
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December 9, 2016|
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The only time we really sat was in the Restaurant at the end of the tour. If washroom is an issue there were not any stops where we had washroom facilities!
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