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“Gilded Age Tour with Kevin”

New York Historical Tours
Ranked #49 of 684 Tours in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: 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 *
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Wheelchair access
Reviewed 23 January 2018

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

1  Thank ebmust
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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.

1  Thank Carolynn G
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

My family and I were coming into NYC to see Hamilton and enjoy wonderful dining and sightseeing. We started our trip out perfectly with Kevin and the Founding Fathers Tour. He greeted my 9 year old son and I with a welcome smile and so much knowledge of the days Hamilton, Jefferson, Adams and Washington walked the streets of New York. Kevin you did a wonderful job creating the times of years past and as we sat watching the play the next day I could envision so much of the events and places because of your description and places we visited during our tour. This may have been my first tour with Kevin but for sure it will not be our last - looking forward to learning so much more about this great nation! Don’t hesitate call now to book it or any of his tours!

Thank Mindy R
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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.

1  Thank Lillian H
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