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NYC 70s & 80s Music History Tour - Punk, Disco & Hip Hop Landmarks

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You'll start at
282 Bowery
282 Bowery, New York, NY 10012, USAWe'll meet outside 282 Bowery, on the Southwest corner of Bowery and Houston Street.
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  • 1
    Nolita
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  • 2
    SoHo
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  • 3
    TriBeCa
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  • 4
    Lower Manhattan
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll end at
Tribeca
Tribeca, New York, NY, USAWhite Street and Cortlandt Alley
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    282 Bowery, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Departure Time
    5:00 PM
    Duration
    2h
    Return Details
    Tribeca, New York, NY, USA
    Exclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 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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    We toured Soho, Bowery, and NoLita for this tour on a cold afternoon and loved it! Jesse is great! We could really envision what was happening forty years ago in the buildings we visited through his stories and accompanying pictures. We would come back to the city just to do
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    An absolute treat! Our guide was incredibly informative, super laid back and clearly very passionate about all the amazing locations and history he was talking about. A must for any avid music fan!
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    Jesse is such a knowledgeable, earnest, and kind guide. My husband and I are locals who often hang out downtown and we were familiar with some of the music history, but Jesse really made that history come alive through his thoughtful descriptions and storytelling. If you are
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    Jess the guide has a wast knowledge and besides showing buildings where Madonna used to live before famous, where Def Jam records started, where Sonic Youth, run dmc, Blondie or the Disco clubs started etc he knows all the untold anectods of the buildings in NY and their
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    By: Walk on the Wild Side Tours NYC
    Hannah J
    111
    Excellent tour
    We spent a great afternoon with Jesse visiting some of the key sites in the story of the origins of punk music -
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    Kristen R
    Boston, Massachusetts
    82
    Loved it!
    We toured Soho, Bowery, and NoLita for this tour on a cold afternoon and loved it! Jesse is great! We could
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    Paul P
    174
    Fascinating
    Really enjoyed the tour. Jesse was knowledgeable and is a great guide. I was very interested in the NYC music
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    Mark Hamilton
    11
    Just a New York conversation rattling in my head
    My wife and I really enjoyed this tour. I already knew a fair bit about the NY Punk scene and the music that
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    Michael E
    1520
    I can't imagine a better guide than Jesse
    We come to New York a few times a year and have taken a lot of tours, including all the rock/punk tours I know of.
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    Philthe butcher
    11
    An Impressionable teenager
    on hearing 3 minute crashing guitars drown out bland pop music and Bohemian Rhapsody nonsense. A shift in music
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    Mark
    Sileby, United Kingdom
    21
    Fantastic!
    An absolute treat! Our guide was incredibly informative, super laid back and clearly very passionate about all the
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    waggy99
    Leicester, United Kingdom
    103
    A great personalised music tour - highly recommended
    Our differing musical tastes meant that we wanted to do different tours on offer, but as our time in New York was
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    S B
    Chicago, Illinois
    283
    Amazing
    Jesse was so good and he is clearly passionate about the subject. My kids are just learning about the scene in
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    MisplacedStraws
    11
    A Great History of The New York Music Scene!
    I can’t say enough good things about this tour! My wife and I went on October 5th and totally enjoyed it. I knew a
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