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Downtown historical tour

We just had a fantastic 2 hour private tour with Kevin. It was very informative and he hit all the... read more

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A knowledgable and very personable guide to fascinating NYC history

Kevin (founder and owner) is a historian with an encyclopedic knowledge of, and enthusiasm for, New... read more

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

With Kevin you will get the best pictures to capture your sights, and the best information to get a vivid picture of what you’re touring, and walk away totally satisfied beyond expectations.!!!!!!!!!

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

My twelve year old daughter, 75 year old mother and I took a private Hamilton and Founding Fathers walking tour last week. It was the highlight of our trip to New York. Kevin expertly brought this history alive for each of us and took us to areas of New York City that the average tourist would not think to go.
Kevin is versed both in history and the interests of today. He engaged my daughter with her love of Lin Manuel Miranda's musical and also spoke to the adults regarding how the history of the past is influencing the politics of today. This was a fascinating and educational experience for all of us. We highly recommend Kevin to anyone wanting to experience the history of New York City.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide Kevin was fantastic on this 2 1/2 hour walking tour. Helpful to have a clear and chilly winter day without much wind as the views along the way were spectacular. Kevin was knowledgeable, engaging and fun to be with. He communicated a wealth of information on the bridge including its construction and the historical context of this extraordinary project. Subsequently we walked Brooklyn Heights and its stunning and varied architecture and finished along the promenade with a history lesson on the revolutionary war battle of Brooklyn. All in all a wonderful experience

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We had our tour last Thursday. We were the only 2 persons in the tour so we had a private tour! Our guide was Kevin and he did a really good job!

If you're looking for a tour in the Financial District en learn more about New York and th stories about & buildings in New York, book this tour!!

Thank Lars1531
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

The Gilded Age: They Heyday of High Society tour is….by far….the best tour we have ever taken!!! Kevin, the Co-founder and Chief Experience Officer of The New York Historical Tours is an exceptional historian and tour guide. As we walked along Fifth Avenue, Kevin brought to life many of the buildings that people typically walk by unnoticed. He is factual, not opinionated, has a terrific sense of humor….which contributes to “fun learning”. At times, with Kevin’s imageries, you feel as though you have walked through the doors of the mansions during The Gilded Age. He brings the history full circle with descriptions of how the buildings, and their occupants, are put to use today. Without question, you will leave a tour with Kevin, experiencing a slice of The Gilded Age.

Thank mwfoodie
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