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Dialog In The Dark - CLOSED

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Unexpected awesome experience!

If you have some time to spare from the "must sees" in visiting New York, then this is definitely... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2014
ElianaMesquita
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Switzerland
A lifetime experience

Ever wondered how it is to be blind? How all those blind people do their everyday activities? I am... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2014
Virginija R
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Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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3 May 2015
“It's closed/construction site!”
14 Sep 2014
“Unexpected awesome experience!”
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11 Fulton St, South Street Seaport, New York City, NY 10038-2115
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Reviewed 3 May 2015

I took the subway to the Fulton St stop and walked about 10 blocks to find that the entire block on that side of the street is boarded up with a plywood barrier. Looks gutted and under renovation (not just that store front, but that...More

Date of experience: May 2015
6  Thank Mary Lee V
Reviewed 14 September 2014

If you have some time to spare from the "must sees" in visiting New York, then this is definitely something you should try! Never thought it would be so life changing! The staff is absolutely amazing and the experience itself is well designed. In the...More

Date of experience: October 2013
5  Thank ElianaMesquita
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Ever wondered how it is to be blind? How all those blind people do their everyday activities? I am sure you did! But have you ever tried without cheating at some point? I don't think so! Well, now you can do it. Not because you...More

Date of experience: September 2013
4  Thank Virginija R
Reviewed 11 March 2013

3/2012 This exhibit is closed until further notice. Hurricane Sandy has damaged the South Street Seaport area. Check their website for updates.

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank MamaDeegs
Reviewed 26 January 2013

This is a must do for anyone looking for something different. It offers a great perspective into the life of the visually challenged. This is an experience of a lifetime. You are basically led into series of rooms which are completely dark, you cannot see...More

Date of experience: June 2012
7  Thank ZeeSoh
Reviewed 22 October 2012 via mobile

Wow, this was an experience, it was hard at some parts. I felt sick because it was dark and hot. But I think it's an eye awaking about how lucky we are having sight.

2  Thank Akaufman24
Reviewed 18 October 2012

I visited the Dialog in the Dark exhibit at South Street Seaport in May 2012, and I found the experience to be very powerful. Blind or visually impaired individuals you through the "sites of NYC" -- while in complete darkness. Basically, you experience NYC as...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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Reviewed 16 September 2012

My friend and I had the opportunity to take this tour. It was an enlightening, humbling and awakening experience. Visit if you have the chance. It's worth the money for this one.

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank sunandfungetaway
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I had heard about this from a friend of a friend and it sounded interesting. My 12 year old son looked it up online and requested to go during summer break. I was surprised to learn it's been around for over 20 years and in...More

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank MamaDeegs
Reviewed 27 August 2012

I moved to NYC over a year ago and thought this might just be another tourist trap, but WOW was I wrong. I've never been more excited to be so wrong. I went with my boyfriend around 3:15 on a Saturday afternoon, and we lucked...More

Date of experience: August 2012
6  Thank AeRobinson1018
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