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Loved our two tours we took with Kevin, Hamilton and Gilded Age. Kevin is a real historian and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lesliechase
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Roswell, Georgia
Recommend tour with Kevin Draper

Had a great tour of lower Manhattan with Kevin. I’m not a big history buff and do dislike ‘tours... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Melissa S
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Atlanta, Georgia
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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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Midtown
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved our two tours we took with Kevin, Hamilton and Gilded Age. Kevin is a real historian and provided both knowledge and great tips for our visit. Thanks to Kevin, we learned Hamilton tidbits we never would have known as well as visited the Frick...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great tour of lower Manhattan with Kevin. I’m not a big history buff and do dislike ‘tours’ as I often find them dry, over acted or boring. However, this really was super! I learned quite a bit and it was interesting. I would...More

Thank Melissa S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the Greenwich Village, Little Italy and Chinatown Tour in February, with Kevin the guide. I've done many historical walks in several cities over the years, and its not always easy to get a good guide, with extensive knowledge, who is engaging and personable,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We're fans of the musical Hamilton and have read the book that inspired the play. Nonetheless, we learned more on this tour and gained an appreciation for New York since the first Dutch colonists set foot on Manhattan. Our guide Kevin gave a well paced...More

Thank David F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

New York is our favorite travel destination. We love diversity and the vibrance of this wonderful city. We have taken other walking tours and this is the first time we have used New York Historical Tours. We LOVED it!. It was not booked as a...More

Thank Luis C
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great tour through lower Manhattan with a ton of history I never knew. So much fascinating beginnings right here in New York. My tour guide Kevin was just awesome!

Thank Rajeev M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The New York Historical Tours is a great tour operation. We are New Yorkers who wanted to learn more about the history of our city. We did the Gilded Age tour with this company and learned so much about the history behind the buildings that...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I took three tours with Kevin: the Gilded Age, the Chelsea and the High Line, and a private city tour. Two of these I did by myself and the other with my husband. Kevin is an engaging and knowledgeable guide who is able to bring...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

We took the Gilded Age tour with Kevin and he was incredibly knowledgeable and entertaining. Highly recommend it!!

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great tour! Kevin was extremely knowledgeable, friendly and answered all of our questions. He created a very fun experience for us overall. Highly recommend this for tourists as well as local New Yorkers who want to know more about the history of the city.

Thank Carolynn G
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