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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Guided Tour

Check two huge sites off your bucket list with this exciting guided 4-hour 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 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.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Small Group Tour of Catacombs by Candelight in New York

Go behind-the-scenes at the Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, and see parts of the church that are otherwise off-limits to visitors, during this small-group catacombs tour. Meet your guide at a convenient location in Lower Manhattan, and follow them into the church’s catacombs. As you explore, you’ll learn all about the landmark’s place in New York history, will see its organ and other key features, and discover the final resting place of famous New Yorkers past.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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9/11 Memorial and Ground Zero Walking Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum Upgrade

In remembrance of the events that took place on September 11, 2001, take this 1.5-hour walking tour of Ground Zero and the National September 11 Memorial. Walk through the space of the former World Trade Center in New York City. A certified guide with a personal connection to the events of that day shares stories of tragedy and heroism. Get a deeper understanding of the events that took place here. Upgrade to add entry into the National September 11 Museum.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Lower East Side Food and Culture Tour

From stroopwafel to mozzarella to knishes, there are many amazing eats on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. This small-group 3-hour guided Lower East Side walking tour takes your taste buds to the most edible parts of the historic neighborhood. Emphasizing immigration and its influence on the area, the tour focuses history—and the food—of one of the city’s most dynamic areas. The small group means you’ll get easier access to the guide.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

Get up close and personal with Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty on this 4.5-hour tour of two New York City legendary landmarks. Listen to the live narration from you guide through your own personal headset and learn about the history of both historical spots. Enjoy access to reserve line boarding on the ferry and then take in the amazing views of southern Manhattan as you cross New York Harbor. Explore the Statue of Liberty’s onsite museum before ascending to the pedestal for views of the city skyline from 10 stories up. Relive America's immigrant experience through personal narratives and images in the Ellis Island checkpoint museum.
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
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Skip-the-line Private Guided Tour: American Museum of Natural History

Encounter the extremes of Earth without leaving New York City on a guided tour of the American Museum of Natural History. From prehistoric giants like the Tyrannosaurus rex and wooly mammoth to the giant blue whale and animals of the African savannah, come face-to-face with skeletons and dioramas featuring some of the planet's most astounding species, and even explore the outer reaches of the cosmos. A dedicated guide makes sure you see the highlights of the massive collection spread out over 28 different buildings.
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
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  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
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Harlem Sunday Morning Gospel Tour

Discover New York City’s gospel heritage on this spirited tour of Harlem, complete with a Sunday morning gospel choir service. See musical landmarks like the Apollo Theater and Cotton Club on a coach tour, and explore parts of this vibrant neighborhood on foot. Visit a local congregation to take part in a traditional Sunday gospel service featuring the soulful stylings of the choir. Upgrade to include a hearty soul food brunch at a favorite local restaurant.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sex and the City Hotspots Tour

Visit the iconic locations from the Sex and the City TV show and movies on this action-packed 3.5-hour tour. See where they bought cupcakes and sex toys. Stop by the bars where Charlotte, Carrie, Miranda, and Samantha sipped on cosmos and gossiped about guys. Plus, go to the shops where the friends shopped for clothes.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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9/11 Memorial and Ground Zero Walking Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum

Follow your friendly and professional native New Yorker guide through this informative tour that showcases the beauty and the horror of the World Trade Center and 9/11. Your guide will share stories about the impact of this historic date. You'll visit the 9/11 Memorial, St Paul's Church and the Fireman's Memorial, as well as the New York Stock Exchange, Wall Street and more. Whether it's your first time in New York, or you're returning to the Big Apple, this unique tour experience is not to be missed.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Skip-the-line Private Guided Museum Tour: Metropolitan Museum of Art New York

Get a personalized introduction to New York City's legendary arts showcase on a 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 all the highlights, from Henry VIII’s armor and paintings by Vermeer to the Chicago Stock Exchange steps and pop culture memorabilia. Opt for an evening tour on the weekends to explore away from the daytime crowds.
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 120 to 150 minutes
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Private Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

Get a personal introduction to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on a 4-hour, private 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.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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The Sopranos Sites Tour

Immerse yourself in the shadowy world of Tony Soprano and the gang on this location tour of sites where the hit HBO series ‘The Sopranos’ was filmed. Head to New Jersey for a half-day bus tour, accompanied by an entertaining guide who has worked as an actor on the show. Get in touch with your inner boss as you visit more than 40 recognizable sites like Pizza Land, Father Phil’s parish, the Bada Bing! nightclub, and the restaurant used as family favorite Vesuvio.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Hamilton Musical Walking Tour

Stroll through the life of Alexander Hamilton in New York City and the Tony Award-winning 'Hamilton' musical on a walking tour that features songs from 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 as you explore lower Manhattan from the perspective of Alexander Hamilton.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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New York TV and Movie Tour

Step into the scenes of your favorite movies and TV shows with this guided tour of New York City’s famous filming locations! You’ll instantly recognize the buildings, shops, landmarks, and parks that have been immortalized in small-screen and Hollywood hits. See the real-life urban sets featured in dozens of films and shows, including ‘Friends,’ ‘Seinfeld,’ ‘Girls,’ and ‘Spiderman.’ Get the inside scoop and learn fascinating New York film trivia from your expert guide, a local actor.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Boroughs Tour: Harlem, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Coney Island

Take a break from Manhattan’s major tourist zones on a day trip through Harlem, the Bronx, Queens, and Brooklyn. Avoid the hassle of planning logistics your own, and instead enjoy the views as your guide navigates for you 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.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum Priority Access Ticket

Gain admission to The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York City's only educational institution housed on an aircraft carrier. Make your way to the Hudson River to see the flight deck and more on the legendary USS ‘Intrepid.’ In addition, you’ll get up close to the first space shuttle (the ‘Enterprise’) and explore a guided missile submarine (the USS ‘Growler’). You’re connected to history and innovation through interactive exhibits and firsthand accounts — something the entire family can enjoy.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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World Trade Center Tour With 911 Museum and 1 World Observatory Tickets

This is a tour of the World Trade Center Complex and events of September 11, 2001. It's a celebration honoring the heroes and the survivors of “Stairwell B” and their actions they took during the attacks on September 11, 2001.Follow the path taken by these First Responders and learn how they withstood the collapse of a 110-story tower, while still inside it. By using historical photos of September 11th, this tour will chronicle the events of that day. Be astonished by the bravery of New York City’s firefighters. Discover how the “Angel of Stairwell B” helped save a team of firefighters and the miracle of the “911 surfer”, who rode down with 88 stories of imploding debris.This tour ends at the Memorial Plaza, where you will learn how the new World Trade Center Complex was designed and constructed.Tickets into the National 911 Memorial Museum is included. This museum is self-guided. Guests are allowed to enjoy the Observatory until closing.
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
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New York Hip-Hop Tour

Hip-hop music began in New York City. There's no better way to explore the genre of music than by taking this entertaining and informative tour with one of rap's Grandmasters. The unique experience offers an interactive tour through Manhattan, Harlem and the Bronx, showing the origins and evolution of hip-hop and rap music.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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East Village Walking Tour: Craft Cocktails and Speakeasies

Take an evening walking tour with an in-the-know guide through the heart of Manhattan’s booming cocktail scene. New York is a true cocktail town, both for classic and cutting-edge libations, and the East Village, where this tour takes place, is one of the best places to drink in the Big Apple. Enjoy three beverages and explore the dynamic neighborhood, learning about where the best restaurants and bars are in the area. This small group tour is limited to a dozen people, which means more attention from the guide.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Chinatown and Little Italy Food Fest

Tuck into the flavors and traditions of two of New York's top neighborhoods for taste on this Chinatown and Little Italy food tour. Your friendly guide will lead your small group though narrow streets and share stories about history and culinary cuisine. You'll sample homemade mozzarella, enjoy a sit-down dim sum experience and end the day with a list of recommendations for further exploring. This is the perfect way for locals to get off the beaten path and an even better chance for first-time visitors to see what all the excitement is about while getting the lay of the land.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Ground Zero Private Walking Tour with Tickets to 9/11 Museum

Relive the heroism and tragedy of the September 11th attacks during this 1.5-hour private walking tour of Ground Zero with tickets to the 9/11 Museum. Get a first-hand account of the dramatic events of this fateful day in 2001 from a local New Yorker as you explore Ground Zero and the 9/11 Memorial on a walking tour. Then visit the 9/11 Museum with your included entrance ticket.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Afternoon Statue of Liberty Tour with Pedestal Access

Experience an inspiring piece of American history on a 4-hour, guided tour of the Statue of Liberty that includes pedestal access. Explore Liberty Island with a guide, visit the Pedestal Museum, climb to the Pedestal for great skyline views, and enjoy free time on the island before returning to Manhattan. This Statue of Liberty tour includes all entrance fees, and round-trip ferry transport from Battery Park.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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New York City Wall Street Insider Tour

Explore New York City’s world-famous financial district on this entertaining, educational and shocking 75-minute Wall Street walking tour. Led by engaging and knowledgeable Wall Street insiders, you will see landmarks like the New York Stock Exchange, the Federal Reserve, Goldman Sachs and Deutsche Bank. Get the exclusive inside scoop about the culture and lifestyle of a Wall Street trader.
  • Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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Gossip Girl Sites Tour

Relive your favorite moments from TV’s ‘Gossip Girl’ during this entertaining 3-hour visit to the New York hotspots and frequent filming locations featured on this hit show. Enter into the world of Serena, Blair, Chuck, Dan, Vanessa and Nate as you discover over 30 ‘Gossip Girl’ set locations, following the NYC actor or actress who will serve as your guide. Along the way you’ll watch clips of show highlights and hear little-known facts about the cast and crew. Your ‘Gossip Girl’ tour also includes transport by air-conditioned coach.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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