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New York Historical Tours

New York City, NY
+1 646-320-1277
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New York Gilded Age Walking Tour

This tour was just fabulous. Kevin is a walking encyclopedia of historical information. I've lived... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Shelley D
A reluctant admission

This feels like I am giving up a long-held secret, or the combination to a safe of untold treasure... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gilbert M
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New York City, NY
+1 646-320-1277

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This tour was just fabulous. Kevin is a walking encyclopedia of historical information. I've lived in the NY suburbs for most of my life and walked by buildings in NY wondering more about them.. now I know. Learning about the families, mansions, customs etc was...More

Thank Shelley D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This feels like I am giving up a long-held secret, or the combination to a safe of untold treasure. When you experience something this incredible, the natural instinct is to run in two directions. One is to secrecy and keeping it all to oneself. The...More

1  Thank Gilbert M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

9 friends did this tour together and although we are from CT, and familiar with NYC, we all learned a lot and enjoyed going up 5th Ave and seeing it with more appreciation. Kevin Draper was full of interesting stories and background on the buildings,...More

Thank Maya O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent! I live in NYC and was interested in learning more about the early history of the city. Very interesting and informative tour. Kevin was a great guide.

Thank Ruth E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kevin Draper took four adults and one teen on a walking tour of NYC. He showed us parts of the city we would never have found on our own. His historical knowledge is deep and well researched. He was able to answer all our questions...More

Thank greg a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kevin was very knowledgeable and kept it very interesting. It was an informative and interesting tour and would highly recomment. Next time I will try the other tours they offer!

Thank anarom j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my Dad on this tour for his birthday. Even as natives of the tri-state area we marveled at some of the buildings we never noticed prior to this tour. The stories and history of the Gilded Age in New York is absolutely fascinating....More

Thank Tyler T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the two hour gilded age tour. Kevin our guide was very knowledgeable, and kept us moving and showed great examples of gilded age architecture and had awesome stories and anecdotes. You could tell he had knowledge and enthusiasm. It was genuine. Great...More

Thank Jimmyharcar
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Kevin kept us captivated with his great Gilded Age tour! The two hours flew by. Our teenagers enjoyed it as well. We chose him due to his great reviews, and were not disappointed! If we visit New York again I would love to try some...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We did a private version of the tour after going to the play Hamilton. Kevin was great! He took extra time to show us things we would never have seen. He was so knowledgeable. Not just about the topic, but about anything we saw about...More

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I'm sure I booked it via Viator. Don't know if you've tried that?