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Gilded Age tour

My husband and I and our two teenaged boys did the Gilded Age tour on the upper east side recently... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Edmonton, Canada
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Unfailing attention and kindness

Because my husband is disabled and has some mobility issues, Kevin took us on the lower Manhattan... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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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...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I and our two teenaged boys did the Gilded Age tour on the upper east side recently with Richard. We were excited for this particular tour as it seemed like a natural progression from the Mansions tours we had just done in...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Because my husband is disabled and has some mobility issues, Kevin took us on the lower Manhattan tour and gave us two entertaining hours of history and gentle walking with frequent stops. We learned so much about the origins of New York as a financial...More

Thank kmcspadden
Reviewed 5 July 2018

My 19 year old daughter & I did the Alexander Hamilton and Founding Fathers tour on 4 July 2018. Kevin has a deep knowledge & love of this aspect of American history which is more pivotal to shaping the trajectory of the US then may...More

1  Thank HolyOne1964
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The short story is this: if you want to immerse yourself in 2 hours of NYC history -- take one of these tours. It's like binge-watching your favorite TV show. We took the Alexander Hamilton and Founding Fathers private tour with Kevin (an historian) to...More

Thank pjhahn
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This was a great tour! Kevin was knowledgeable about so many aspects of NYC history. We had a great time learning about the locations that Hamilton, Washington and Burr were during the founding of our country. Highly recommend this tour for Hamilton fans young and...More

Thank jnshouston
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Kevin is super engaging, tireless, knowledgeable and beyond enthusiastic with his content. You can tell he truly loves talking about his subject. I had previously done a tour with Kevin with a work group and loved it. On this trip, I asked Kevin to take...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Kevin is a great tour guide. Walking around lower Manhattan with Kevin and listening to him describe what the area was like when the Dutch arrived and then the British you could forget that it was 2018. Kevin is knowledgeable, passionate, and a natural teacher....More

Thank pkenny1431
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

A very nicely paced walking tour that covered an area from City Hall to Washington Sq Park. Our guide Kevin spoke with great knowledge and interest about the neighbourhoods we visited. He told us stories of 19th C New York that was filled with different...More

Thank LivvyB2014
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

It was a rainy Saturday late morning when my daughter and I decided to see if we could book a tour to not only keep us indoors, but was informative too. We love history so when we stumble on this tour company, it sounded promising....More

Thank 695karenb695
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We're NYC residents and didn't realize all the history around us! Kevin was a fantastic guide, answering all of our questions about the revolutionary period as well as other eras. Highly recommend!

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Response from Caroline C | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure I booked it via Viator. Don't know if you've tried that?