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Expert Led Tour of New York City's Architecture provided by Context

Expert Led Tour of New York City's Architecture

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304 E 42nd St
304 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, USAYou will meet your guide in the lobby of the Westgate New York City Hotel (formerly the Hilton New York Grand Central) at 304 East 42nd Street, which is at the corner of 42nd St. and 2nd Avenue. We will meet just beyond the reception desk at the communal table right across from the cafe Herb & Kitchen. The nearest subway stop is 4, 5, 6 Grand Central Station. You can also reach Grand Central by transferring to the S train (grey - shuttle) from the N,R,W,Q,1,2,3,A,C,E lines at their 42nd Street stops
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  • Pass by Grand Central Terminal
    Pass by Chrysler Building
    Pass by Daily News Building
    Pass by New York Public Library
You'll end at
304 E 42nd St
304 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, USAYou will meet your guide in the lobby of the Westgate New York City Hotel (formerly the Hilton New York Grand Central) at 304 East 42nd Street, which is at the corner of 42nd St. and 2nd Avenue. We will meet just beyond the reception desk at the communal table right across from the cafe Herb & Kitchen. The nearest subway stop is 4, 5, 6 Grand Central Station. You can also reach Grand Central by transferring to the S train (grey - shuttle) from the N,R,W,Q,1,2,3,A,C,E lines at their 42nd Street stops
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Departure Point
304 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Small Group Guided Tour
  • Expert Guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children 12 and younger are not permitted on group tours and require private tour bookings
  • Please send supplier of tour the ages of all participants at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Tour operates rain or shine
  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to tour start time
  • Hotel pick-up cannot be accommodated
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Flore B wrote a review Aug 2019
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Thanks once more to Irina for the tour. It was the best guided tour we had in 2 weeks in New York. Her knowledge, her passion she shared so generously with our small group (5) was so interesting ! I found it a bit strange to start the tour in a private hotel lobby, but my son
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Brent O wrote a review Aug 2019
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Excellent guide - expert was architecture graduate and now teaching architecture . Well worth the time.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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robinsonrich wrote a review Apr 2019
Geneva, Switzerland3 contributions1 helpful vote
We had a great morning with Irina as our tour guide. We visited several places, including famous sites and some hidden gems. The initial context setting part of the tour really helped explain how NYC had grown and this then made the actual tour element much more relevant and
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Duncan G wrote a review Feb 2019
London, United Kingdom4 contributions1 helpful vote
On this tour we really enjoyed going into places which we wouldn't normally have walked into. The foyers of some of the buildings were fascinating, and we loved the basement of the Chrysler building. Our guide was enthusiastic, but not an expert. He seemed to have limited
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Date of experience: February 2019
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Gaetan_S18 wrote a review Jul 2018
Paris, France2 contributions1 helpful vote
This was my first ever Context travel walking tour and I wasn't disappointed ! Our docent (Matico Josephson) walked us through New York, discussing along the way many interesting details about the architecture and story behind iconic buildings. What's more, he managed to do it
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Date of experience: July 2018
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