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Fun, informative tour of the Woolworth Building lobby

I took my mother on the 60-minute tour as a birthday present. Ed was our guide. He was extremely... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Brooklyn, NY
Awesome Wool Worth Building Tour and 5 Points Tour

In May we took a 90 minute tour of the Wool Worth Building with our guide Ed Welter. He is filled... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Brooklyn, New York
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Mannahatta Tours, LLC provides walking tours in the culturally rich downtown Manhattan area. Our mission is to deliver accurate and in-depth information and to give our guests the opportunity to appreciate the evolution of New York ethically and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
410 W110th Street, 1813, New York City, NY 10025
Upper West Side
+1 212-600-1914
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

I took my mother on the 60-minute tour as a birthday present. Ed was our guide. He was extremely knowledgeable and enriched the tour by providing details of the building in the context of Frank Woolworth's life. We had a great time and I would...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Love this tour that is how ghlightedcwithbthexqooleorth building. Tour take a few hours and is easy to do but extremely interesting. Their are many unique facts found on this tour. Knowledgeable people head the tours

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

In May we took a 90 minute tour of the Wool Worth Building with our guide Ed Welter. He is filled with history, trivia and showed old neighborhood pictures to complete the stories. He took us across the street into City Hall park and regaled...More

1  Thank nancyrhindress
Reviewed 16 July 2017

If you are planning to be in the downtown area, the Woolworth Building is a must see. And the best way to do it is with Ed Welter. Ed is very knowledgable and gathers more data each time he runs the tour. Great guy, had...More

Thank Teresa O
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Ed provided a powerful overview of the 9/11 Memorial. Very informative and moving. Would have been much less impactful on our own. Highly recommend Ed.

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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I came to TriBeCa from Seattle to visit my son for Mother's Day. I got here in the evening & thought the night view out the window was great. Woke up in the morning & !Eureka..there was the Woolworth Building right across the street! I...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had a wonderful tour with Ed Welter around the City Hall area of lower Manhattan. He was extremely knowledgeable about the area - and all of NYC - and was able to provide history as well as details about what is currently being developed...More

Thank jmpautz
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I took the Woolworth Building Lobby tour (30 minute tour) and Ed was a GREAT tour guide! Our group was pretty small and Ed made sure to fill every second with some great facts and fun stories. He even showed us a little extra since...More

Thank Deargoodbye
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We had a great tour with Ed Welter. He is very knowledgeable about the Gangs of NY but also in the history of lower Manhattan. We will be taking more tours with him in the future!

Thank Bonnie G
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We had the opportunity to go on a tour of the Woolworth Building with Ed Welter. It was just amazing!! Ed's knowledge of the history of the building and the surrounding area was so impressive. His passion and enthusiasm for the subject matter made it...More

1  Thank nmcrusin
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