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Washington DC Day Tour from New York CityDay Trips

Washington DC Day Tour from New York City

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Discover the highlights of the nation’s capital on a hassle-free guided tour from New York City. While visiting Washington DC from NYC can be a long day trip to make on your own, by booking this tour you can relax on a comfortable coach and learn historical details from your guide throughout the journey. This enables you to maximize your time and arrive well rested rather than tired from driving.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.00
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$139.00

Skip-Line Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Tour + Pedestal Ticket UpgradeCultural Tours

Skip-Line Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Tour + Pedestal Ticket Upgrade

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Check two New York landmarks off your bucket list on this exciting guided tour of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. Start the tour by getting early Reserve Line Access boarding on the ferry to Liberty Island. Once there, go inside the pedestal of the statue (if upgrade selected) and head to the observation decks for an awesome view of New York City and its surroundings. Then hop back on the ferry to Ellis Island to learn about the intriguing history of immigration to America that took place here between 1892 and 1954.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$49.00
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$49.00
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All-Access 9/11: Ground Zero Tour, Memorial and Museum, One World ObservatoryHalf-day Tours

All-Access 9/11: Ground Zero Tour, Memorial and Museum, One World Observatory

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In remembrance of the events of September 11, 2001, take this guided tour of Ground Zero and the 9/11 Memorial. Walk through the space of the former World Trade Center in NYC, and get a deeper understanding of the events that took place on that day. Your ticket includes skip-the-line access to the 9/11 Museum and Memorial, as well as the One World Observatory for panoramic views of the city.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.00
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$109.00
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Washington DC Day Trip from New York CityDay Trips

Washington DC Day Trip from New York City

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On this New York to Washington DC tour, check out the nation’s capital in a day with all logistics, transport, and entrance fees included so you’re totally free to focus on the sights. Traveling by comfortable minivan or bus with a guide for commentary—another advantage over an independent trip—view landmarks including the White House and Washington Monument. Plus, visit Arlington Cemetery and the National Air and Space Museum.
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  • 11 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.00
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$169.00
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Small-Group Early-Access Statue of Liberty Tour and Ellis IslandHalf-day Tours

Small-Group Early-Access Statue of Liberty Tour and Ellis Island

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Avoid the big crowds at the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island with help from this small-group, early-access tour in New York City. Climb aboard an early ferry to Liberty Island, and see the iconic Statue of Liberty up close. Walk the Stairs of Separation that divided some families, visit the joyful Kissing Post where many immigrants met their relatives, and more.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.00
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$74.00
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Skip the Line Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour TicketHalf-day Tours

Skip the Line Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour Ticket

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Get a personal introduction to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on a private, half-day tour led by a local guide, and explore two of New York City’s most iconic sites at your own pace. Hear inspiring stories about the design and construction of the Statue of Liberty as you explore her pedestal and museum. Learn about the immigrants that came to Ellis Island from around the world in the fascinating Ellis Island Museum. This fully-customizable private tour is a perfect fit for families and groups with limited mobility.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$176.00
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$176.00
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Boston Freedom Trail Day Trip from New York CityDay Trips

Boston Freedom Trail Day Trip from New York City

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Swap the Big Apple for a day in history-steeped Boston undistracted by transportation worries. Travel to the city by comfortable vehicle, and enjoy a comprehensive tour of its highlights with the benefit of a guide for commentary. Stroll around Cambridge’s Harvard Yard, admire the city’s Revolutionary-era landmarks along the Freedom Trail, and enjoy free time for a lunch of local favorites such as clam chowder at Quincy Market.
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  • 11 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.00
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$169.00
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Full-Day New York Full-day Tours

Full-Day New York "Must See" Small-Group Tour + One World Observatory Ticket

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Take in all the highlights of New York City on this comprehensive, one-of-a-kind tour. Explore the Big Apple like a New Yorker, as you walk, ride the subway and take the Staten Island ferry. Visit Times Square, the Broadway Theater District, Grand Central Terminal, the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, and much more. Entrance to the One World Observatory is also included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.00
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$109.00
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Private Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Ticket Private and Luxury

Metropolitan Museum of Art Private Guided Tour with Skip-the-Line Ticket

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Get a personalized introduction to New York City's legendary arts showcase with this private tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Housing more than 2 million objects, this renowned institution can be overwhelming to explore, so let a private art historian guide show you the highlights from paintings by Vermeer to pop culture memorabilia. Explore at your own pace and concentrate on the museum sections that interest you most with a private tour.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$100.70
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2-Day Washington DC, Philadelphia and Amish Country Tour from New YorkOvernight Tours

2-Day Washington DC, Philadelphia and Amish Country Tour from New York

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Get to know some of the region surrounding New York City with this guided, 2-day tour through Philadelphia, Washington, DC, and Pennsylvania’s Amish country. Explore Philadelphia and Washington, visiting attractions from the Liberty Bell to Capitol Hill. Then spend time in the quiet town of Lancaster, PA. Take a ride in a horse-drawn carriage and experience the simpler life of the Amish people. All transportation and overnight accommodations included.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$350.00
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$350.00
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Boroughs Tour: Harlem, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Coney IslandDay Trips

Boroughs Tour: Harlem, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Coney Island

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Take a break from Manhattan’s major tourist zones on a day trip through Harlem, the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, and Coney Island. Avoid the hassle of planning logistics, and enjoy the views as your guide navigates the way through neighborhoods often missed by visitors. Going with a guide also ensures you spot hidden landmarks and leave with an insider’s understanding of New York’s outer boroughs.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00

Skip-the-Line Metropolitan Museum of Art Semi-Private TourPrivate and Luxury

Skip-the-Line Metropolitan Museum of Art Semi-Private Tour

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Take the guesswork out of a visit to New York’s most acclaimed museum on a small-group tour the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Skip the line and see the most important pieces of the enormous collection—including European paintings, ancient Egyptian sculpture, medieval armor, and pop culture memorabilia—and learn the stories behind the art from an expert guide. Group size is limited to eight for a more personalized tour.
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$100.70
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$100.70
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island TourHalf-day Tours

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

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Get up close and personal with Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty on a tour that covers two NYC landmarks. Listen to the live narration from you guide through your own personal headset; enjoy priority access to the ferry; and get the best views of Manhattan as you cross New York Harbor by boat. Plus, if you upgrade, ascend the Statue of Liberty pedestal for privileged views of the city skyline.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$57.99
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$57.99
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Niagara Falls Day Trip from New York by AirDay Trips

Niagara Falls Day Trip from New York by Air

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Straddling the border between Canada and the US, Niagara Falls is a thundering testament to nature’s power, with drops up to 167 feet (51 meters) high. While it can take several hours to travel by road to the falls from New York City, this tour reduces travel time with round-trip airfare and a local transfer from your Manhattan hotel, allowing you to easily see multiple Niagara highlights in a single day.
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  • 14 hours
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$529.00
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$529.00

Chelsea Market, Meatpacking District, and High Line Food TourHalf-day Tours

Chelsea Market, Meatpacking District, and High Line Food Tour

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The High Line, Chelsea Market, and Meatpacking District are three of New York’s hippest and foodie-focused spots; but exploring them is best with a guide for navigation and insider tips. This small-group tour takes you straight to their best spots and offerings. Roam the elevated High Line park, savor artisanal specialities at Chelsea Market, and discover the architecture and food haunts of the Meatpacking District, once home to NYC’s slaughterhouses.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.00
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$60.00
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Flatiron Food, Architecture, and History TourHalf-day Tours

Flatiron Food, Architecture, and History Tour

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See two of New York City’s most iconic and picturesque neighborhoods, Flatiron and Union Square, on this food, architecture, and history walking tour. Try tastings at some of the most unique food stops in the city. Visit Caffe Lavazza at Eataly Market, an epic artisanal Italian food emporium. Also, enjoy a classic New York pastrami sandwich from a historic spot and try Big Apple’s best grilled cheese sandwich.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$60.00
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$60.00
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3-Day Tour: Finger Lakes, Niagara Falls, Toronto and 1000 Islands from New York CityNature and Wildlife

3-Day Tour: Finger Lakes, Niagara Falls, Toronto and 1000 Islands from New York City

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Escape from the hustle of New York City and head north to see both sides of the Canadian border on this 3-day tour to Niagara Falls, Toronto, and the Thousand Islands. Visit Niagara Falls on both the American and Canadian sides, and take a ride on the Maid of the Mist boat. Then see Toronto’s top attractions and enjoy a cruise to the Thousand Islands along the St. Lawrence River.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$490.00
Price varies by group size
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$490.00
Price varies by group size
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New York Mafia & Local Food Experience with Retired NYPD GuideHalf-day Tours

New York Mafia & Local Food Experience with Retired NYPD Guide

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Tours resume September 22,2020..I'm a Line of Duty Retired NYPD Detective and lifetime resident of Little Italy. I bring you to places tour companies don't even know exist. The stories we discuss are all first-hand experiences- no script! From crime families and "red sauce" restaurants to some of the best cannoli on this side of the Atlantic, New York City's Little Italy is a neighborhood not to be missed. Get more out of your Little Italy experience with this 3- and a half hour walking tour. Uncover the mafia-related history of the neighborhood, hear a few true crime stories, and enjoy a dinner of food tastings—from handmade cheese to fresh baked pizza, eggplant parmigiana that will make momma jealous or spaghetti and meatball depending on tour/menu —all included. Experience the culture of Little Italy on this foodie-friendly guided tour. Visit the Lower East Side and Little Italy, and see where mobsters hung out and ran their elusive business. Guided by retired NYPD cop
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.00
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$87.00

Lonely Planet Experiences: Brooklyn Food, History & Culture Small Group TourHalf-day Tours

Lonely Planet Experiences: Brooklyn Food, History & Culture Small Group Tour

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The food and drink choices in Brooklyn can be overwhelming, but foodies that explore this bustling borough with a guide can eat and drink the best of the best. With this tour, indulge in some of Brooklyn's best cuisine. You can try New American, Middle Eastern, and Italian food including pastries, cheese, and bread. Listen to commentary on the culinary history of the neighborhood and New York City as you go, and even take home a map so you can continue independently.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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NYC 9/11 Memorial Tour with Skip-the-Line Museum TicketHistorical Tours

NYC 9/11 Memorial Tour with Skip-the-Line Museum Ticket

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Exploring New York’s 9/11 Memorial without a guide may mean missing details and personal stories of the 2001 attacks. This walking tour steps up: enabling you to experience the Memorial Pools and other key sights such as the Firefighters Memorial with a guide for added insight. The experience includes a skip-the-line, post-tour ticket to the 9/11 Museum, so guaranteeing your visit and saving you the fuss of purchasing tickets independently.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Washington DC and Philadelphia in One Day from NYCMulti-day Tours

Washington DC and Philadelphia in One Day from NYC

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Experience two of the US's capital cities—the current one in Washington DC and the former in Philidelphia—on a full-day trip from New York City. Perfect for busy travelers with just one day to spare, this tour covers all the logistics and transportation so all you have to do is show up and enjoy the sights.
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  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$145.00
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$145.00
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Buffalo To Niagara Falls Canada And USA Both Sides Combo TourDay Trips

Buffalo To Niagara Falls Canada And USA Both Sides Combo Tour

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Most travelers have to chose between either the American or Canadian Falls Tour but never both as there is just so much to do that it seems impossible to do both tours but now you can have the best of both countries with our amazing Discovery Combo American and Canadian Tour. In the winter Season: Only Boat ride is shutdown during the off season i.e. (Dec1 till May)
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  • 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.72
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$185.72

 New York City Ghost Tour of Greenwich VillageHistorical Tours

New York City Ghost Tour of Greenwich Village

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Greenwich Village is one of New York City’s most beautiful and most haunted neighborhoods, but just strolling through alone you’d miss out on all the spooky historical facts. This Greenwich Village ghost tour is led by a guide who tells chilling stories of celebrity ghosts, lost children, phantoms, and more as you stroll through Washington Square Park, the New York University campus, and West 10th Street.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.94
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$35.94
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Hamilton Musical Walking TourHalf-day Tours

Hamilton Musical Walking Tour

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Alexander Hamilton spent much of his life in New York City, and with this walking tour inspired by the Tony Award-winning 'Hamilton' musical, you can take a deep dive into the Founding Father's life and the making of the hit Broadway show. Whether you have already seen the show, plan to see it soon, or simply love the cast album, this tour provides context to the story and its songs as you explore lower Manhattan.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.94
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