Private Greenwich Village Tour

Private Greenwich Village Tour

From $350 per group up to 1000

Greenwich Village has long been known as the home of artists, writers and eccentrics. So much of authentic American culture is born on these streets. It is hard to find another neighborhood with a more colorful history.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore one of New York City’s most cultured neighborhoods with and expert guide
  • Walk the streets where Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan began their careers
  • Stand where the first battle-lines were drawn in the fight for gay rights
  • Stroll through Washington Square Park, a peaceful oasis built atop a forgotten cemetery
  • Spot the backgrounds of famous movies and television shows
Full description
Have the secrets of this tiny village nestled inside this massive city revealed, with your guide who will pull back the velvet curtain and share with you the forgotten history written inside these smoky cafes. Hear the stories of folk heroes like Bob Dylan and Edgar Allen Poe, feel the ghostly presence of America’s greatest villain, John Wilkes Booth. Stand in solidarity where the gay rights movement began or just sip a coffee made with the oldest espresso machine in America. Of course, Greenwich Village’s rich history is just prelude to its modern vibrancy. Wander with your guide through the beauty of Washington Square Park, home to musicians, artists, and hustlers. Explore the glamorous side streets, home to the rich and famous. Spot the famous street corner from “Friends” or the alfresco venue from “Mozart In The Jungle”. Let your guides show you an insider’s view of Greenwich Village. From the most talented musician in the park to the most mouth-watering slice of pizza in the city, your guide is passionate about giving you a memorable afternoon in the Big Apple.
Includes
  • Private Guide
  • Walking tour of Greenwich Village
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    South Western corner of Waverly Place and 6th Ave. This is diagonally across the street from Duane Reade. The closest subway station is at West 4th Street/6th Ave

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Weather-appropriate clothing
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