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Timeline Touring - Day Tours

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Timeline Touring ventures past the routine and captures the ethnic flavor of NYC with our tours of Jewish New York. Created by a born and bred New Yorker, Timeline Touring explores the fascinating history of the Jewish presence in the Big Apple. Our...more
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2015 Kings Hwy, Brooklyn, NY 11229-1463
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Reviewed 22 November 2018

Jeff Altman gave a really enlightening tour, and vividly depicted Jewish life in the Lower East Side during the 1900's . Highly recommended.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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malkaandjeff, Owner at Timeline Touring - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time touring Boro Park district. Our guide Jeff was extremely interesting and knowledgeable, while being very nice and friendly. We learnt so much about the local community and culture! I would definitely recommend this tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Our guide Mr Altman, was great. He gave us directions and parking info. First he reviewed NYC history when Rutgers and Delancy were landowners above Wall Street. Was Orchard Street the site of an orchard? Waves of immigration.... We visited MTJ, the Yeshiva of the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

A friend had recommended Jeff Altman ´s Timeline Touring to us and we were more than happy that Jeff gave us - a family of four - a private tour through Hasidic Brooklyn at Boro Park. Jeff opened a door to an unknown and fascinating...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Jeff Altman, the tour owner and guide, knows and loves both the existing sites and the now ghosts of such sites where the early Jewish immigrants to NYC gathered for prayer, learning and social life. This trip was a Bat Mitzvah gift for my observant...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Jeff arranged the tour though I was only person doing it. Very considerate extremely open to my questions. Area is one I have always heard about but never experienced in any way. Maybe my great grandparents knew this culture. Jeff gave facts not values to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

the tour was very well organized, the route well prepared. Jeff is very knowledgeable and and very informative. it was a pleasure!! I was in the lower east side before but never realized how much more there is to learn!. I cannot wait to book...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I have been to New York many times but this was something really different. Jeff was knowledgeable and entertaining and very receptive to answering questions. It was great for the whole family to experience a slice of Jewish life that they may not have seen...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

A very educational and interesting tour. Jeff was terrific and answered all of our questions. He was helpful before, during and after the actual tour. I highly recommend this tour. Next time I'm in New York, I will book another tour with him. (This time...More

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Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We traveled with a group of high school students, and our tour was the highlight of the trip. Jeff was knowledgeable, warm, and related well to our students. He was also flexible and very understanding when we were late upon arrival! We have taken multiple...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Ruth F
8 June 2015|
Response from malkaandjeff | Property representative |
Hi Ruth, Thanks for your question regarding our tours of Brooklyn. I am sorry but our tours do not include the Prospect Park area. Good luck on planning your trip!