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.
This is such a fun way to travel all over Manhattan and see locales from famous TV shows and movies, including 'How I Met Your Mother,' 'Seinfeld' and 'Person of Interest.'
Throughout the years, New York City has made a starring turn in hundreds of films and TV shows, from classic comedies to modern melodramas. See some of the most recognizable real-life scenes on this TV and movie location tour. Your tour begins in Midtown Manhattan, where you’ll hop aboard a comfortable coach and meet your guide — a local actor and expert in New York movie history. Upgrade your tour for priority seating to sit in the first four rows of the coach.
Then it’s lights, camera, action! as you cruise around Manhattan to see dozens of recognizable TV and movie locations. Stop outside the famous Friends apartment to relive the glory days of the ‘90s sitcom, and see the spot where the cast of Glee performed ‘I Love New York.’ Cruise by the pub that inspired McLaren’s on How I Met Your Mother and a local park that features prominently in The Mindy Project and rom-com classic When Harry Met Sally.
Pass by the bar where Michael Keaton brooded in Best Picture-winner Birdman, a hotel seen in American Hustle, and the tiny soup restaurant made famous by Seinfeld. You’ll have stars in your eyes as you see many other city locations from titles like Person of Interest, I Am Legend, Ghostbusters, The Mysteries of Laura, and The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.
After winding throughout Manhattan, your 2.5-hour tour ends back in Midtown.
Please note: Tour locations are subject to change.
Excellent tour, Tour guide was a actress and was very knowledgeable.
Loved this tour - Scott was a very good tour guide showed us where our favourite shows and movies were filmed. Wish there was more time to get off the bus to explore more of the sites.
Scott bocholan was a great tour director. Had a nice time and learned so many new things about movies and tv shows
This a fun tour and is perfect for those who are tired of walking or cannot walk long distances. You travel by air conditioned bus so that was a welcome relief in the summer heat. You get to see video clips of the places you see. Sometimes you pass the sites quickly so pay attention when he points the site out. We chose to sit up front and that was worth the extra upgrade, but others were allowed to move up the were in the back because people did not show up. You learn some neat trivia on this tour. A fun way to see movie and tv sites if you a are a pop culture person.
This tour was so much fun! My family and I had a brilliant time. Our guide, Scott, was awesome and very funny! So worth it!! :
This tour was great and the best thing about it was that we got 3 stops to get off the bus and the tour guide that we had was so good- she took everyones photos which was great for us as we went as a couple and it meant we were both in the photos with the iconic building etc. On the bus they play wee clips of the parts they are showing you in the movie/tv show which was also pretty cool. I would def recommed this tour.
Great way to see the city! Our tour guide was fun, funny and full of facts! If you love tv and movies, this is a must see!
This tour was amazing!
Excellent tour guide, very knowledgeable and funny. Recommended.
Our tour guide Amedeo was wonderful. This tour was better than I expected it to be. You make many stops off the bus to have your photo taken. It wasn't at all rushed and we saw many more movie/TV sites than I expected.
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