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  1. United States
  2. New York (State)
  3. New York City
  4. 9/11 Memorial

NYC: Historical Walking Tour w/ Optional Attraction Ticket

Product ID: 187377
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Experience a 3-hour walking tour through history, complete with costumed guides. Each character will lead you through a different period of history. Choose to also experience a sightseeing cruise, One World Observatory, or both.
About this activity
Duration 3 - 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Audio guide/headphones
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a theatrical experience with story telling guides
  • Take advantage of the walk off and on options
  • Visit the historic sights in the neighborhood that define Manhattan
  • Explore the South Street Seaport
  • Hear everything with a personal audio device
Full description
After putting on your own private audio headset, your walking tour begins across the street from Trinity Church, the gravesite of Alexander Hamilton, where you will be met by your first storytellers. They may be an aristocrat or a street urchin from the seventeen hundreds.

As the past unfolds, you will see the history of the seaport coming to life in front of your eyes. Walk onto the 9/11 Memorial grounds hearing all that has taken place and all that the future holds for the city that is always reinventing itself. This 3-hour tour will provide a comprehensive insight into all that makes Lower Manhattan a must-visit destination

Want to take a break? This tour offers two optional walk points allowing you to customize your day downtown. As the first of three segments comes to a close at Pier 15 you may want to spend time exploring the Seaport and its many retail shops and restaurants. When you are ready to continue, meet the next tour group at the same point of departure.

Another opportunity is to walk to the Oculus near the 9/11 Memorial grounds. Here you may choose to enjoy the views from the observation deck at the One World Trade Center or spend time at the reflection pools, the footprints of the Twin Towers. Walk back on the tour and experience the third and final segment of the tour which will conclude in Battery Park.
Includes
  • Audio headset for each guest
  • 3-Hour Walking Tour
  • Professional actor guide
  • Century 21 Gift Card - $5.00 value and up
What’s Not Included
  • Admission tickets to attractions

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• Not wheelchair accessible due to steps and cobblestone streets
• Tours operate rain or shine
• 1st Point: Pier 15-South Street Seaport
• 2nd Point: Oculus-One World Observatory
• The tour is outdoors, dress weather appropriate
• Comfortable walking shoes recommended
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City Rambler

Product ID: 187377