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Monday, May 20, 2019

Tours in New York City

As we go forward in time, and get ever so closer to the warmer season(s), more and more will be listed within this page.

NYC Parks Tours

Tours by Foot within our NYC Parks

Within each date listed below is a link to the info’s corresponding page at the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation

Note that some are free and some aren’t. Be sure to check on the respective links provided.

 

Friday, May 17

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan 

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour
12:00 – 1:00 pm
Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

Threads: Flax to Linen, Field to Fabric
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island 

Garden Highlights Walk
1:00 – 1:45 pm
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan 

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Samuel F. B. Morse Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

Saturday, May 18

Bird Walk with NYC Audubon
9:30 am – 10:30 am
Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

Farmhouse Family Day
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

Central Park Spring Blooms: Conservatory Garden Tour
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan

Urban Farm Exploration Days
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Urban Farm (in Randall’s Island Park), Manhattan

Wildflower Tour of The Battery
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
SeaGlass Carousel (in The Battery), Manhattan 

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park
12:00 – 1:30 pm
Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan 

Threads: Flax to Linen, Field to Fabric
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island 

Wave Hill History Walk
1:00 – 2:00 pm
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

Open House: History of H.H. Biddle House
1:00 – 4:00 pm
H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island 

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan 

Hell Gate Meadow: Walk & Sow
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Scylla Playground (in Randall’s Island Park), Manhattan

Island Highlights Bike Tour
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Randall’s Island Connector (in Randall’s Island Park), Manhattan

Alpine Trough Walk
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

Sunday, May 19

Prospect Park Walking Tours
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Prospect Park, Brooklyn 

Flushing Meadows Corona Park History Bike Tour
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

Urban Farm Exploration Days
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Urban Farm (in Randall’s Island Park), Manhattan

The New York Landmarks Conservancy: Flushing Sacred Sites Tour
12:00 – 2:30 pm
Quaker Meeting House, Queens 

Threads: Flax to Linen, Field to Fabric
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island 

Garden Highlights Walk
2:00 – 2:45 pm
Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

Exploring Highland Park and the Ridgewood Reservoir
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Bulwar Place and Highland Boulevard, Brooklyn

A beautiful day with quite the interesting sky overhead at Central Park.

No matter what the season, New York City’s chock full of sights to be enjoyed whether it be by foot, bike, on a bus or a cruise boat. Sometimes the trip will cost money and other times it can all be had for free. Regardless, there’s usually something for everyone in the Big Apple!

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Other Items to Consider:

Tour of Gracie Mansion

Tours times are as follows: 10:00 am, 11:00 am, and 5:00 pm on Mondays only.

FREE
Gracie Mansion in Carl Schurz Park, 88th Street & East End Avenue, Carl Schurz Park, Manhattan
Visit the link above for reservations

Cruises

Bicycling

Bicycling Offerings for Purchase

Midtown New York City Bike Rental

Tour Central Park by Bike

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Bicycling

Other Tours to Consider

“The Tour”: A Multimedia Sightseeing Adventure
The Tour at New York Marriott Marquis (New York, NY)

Central Park Walking Tour
Explore the Urban Beauty on the Central Park Walking Tour

Brooklyn Bridge and DUMBO Neighborhood Tour
Explore the Brooklyn Bridge and Dumbo Neighborhood on a Walking Tour

The Best of Brooklyn Walking Tour
On this exciting walking tour, take in breathtaking waterfront vistas, extraordinary locales, picturesque parks and cultural surprises.

Slavery and Underground Railroad Tour of New York
Follow the Freedom Trail in New York! On this two-and-a-half hour walking tour, your informed guide will describe in colorful detail how a band of brave men and women in New York City formed the hidden networks that became the Underground Railroad.

Madison Square Garden All-Access Tour
Go Behind the Scenes at MSG. Think you’ve seen all there is to see at The World’s Most Famous Arena?

Note

This page is a work in progress.

Plenty more on the way!

Tours Links

Special Links to sites offering up special tours

Central Park Discovery – Offering up Walking Tour, Bicycle Tours and even Pedicab Tours

Bike and Roll NYC – Central Park NYC Bike Tours and Brooklyn Bridge & Lower Manhattan Bike Tours and even one on an electric bike?

Gotham City Tours – Featuring Walking and Biking Tours as well as Horse and Carriage Rides at locales such as Central Park, Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Bridge.

Bike Rentals Central Park – Has tours for the following: Central Park, Brooklyn, New York at Night and Harlem

Bike the Big Apple – Features Bike Rentals and Tours encompassing numerous areas of our boroughs.

On Location Tours – Featuring sites from the hottest and latest on the big and small screen.

Stay tuned for more additions that are on the way!

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Here are some Tour Related events from the New Yorkled Calendar:

“High Fashion & Historic Preservation" :: 7th Annual NYCxDESIGN Festival
12:00 am
Madison Avenue BID Presents “High Fashion & Historic Preservation” During the 7th Annual NYCxDESIGN Festival May 10-22, 2019 Along with an outdoor art exhibition by the School For Visual Arts “Hemlines From Skylines: Architectural Fashion[...]
BK Bridge Anniversary Family Tour  @ New York | United States
12:00 am
BK Bridge Anniversary Family Tour Saturday, May 25 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 99 Plymouth Street at Brooklyn Bridge Park Celebrate the 136th anniversary of the Brooklyn Bridge by taking a tour with the Conservancy’s Environmental Education[...]
A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho 
12:00 am
Merchant’s House Museum A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho Upcoming walking tours: March 24, April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 pm (Second & Fourth Sunday of[...]
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant's House Tours @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant’s House Next walking tours: March 10, March 24; April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 to 1:30 pm Second & Fourth[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho 
12:00 am
Merchant’s House Museum A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho Upcoming walking tours: March 24, April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 pm (Second & Fourth Sunday of[...]
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant's House Tours @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant’s House Next walking tours: March 10, March 24; April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 to 1:30 pm Second & Fourth[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho 
12:00 am
Merchant’s House Museum A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho Upcoming walking tours: March 24, April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 pm (Second & Fourth Sunday of[...]
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant's House Tours @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant’s House Next walking tours: March 10, March 24; April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 to 1:30 pm Second & Fourth[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
Trolley Tour Uncovers the Fascinating Femme Fatales of Green-Wood @ New York | United States
10:30 am
Trolley Tour Uncovers the Fascinating Femme Fatales of Green-Wood Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Many distinguished and noteworthy New Yorkers found their permanent residences at Green-Wood. It was, and still is, the place to be[...]
A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho 
12:00 am
Merchant’s House Museum A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho Upcoming walking tours: March 24, April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 pm (Second & Fourth Sunday of[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant's House Tours @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant’s House Next walking tours: March 10, March 24; April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 to 1:30 pm Second & Fourth[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho 
12:00 am
Merchant’s House Museum A Walking Tour of Historic 19th Century Noho Upcoming walking tours: March 24, April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 pm (Second & Fourth Sunday of[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant's House Tours @ New York | New York | United States
12:30 pm
In Like a Lion: March at the Merchant’s House Next walking tours: March 10, March 24; April 14, 28; May 12, 26; June 9, 23; July 14, 28 12:30 to 1:30 pm Second & Fourth[...]
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum @ New York | New York | United States
12:00 am
Space Exploration Related Events at the Intrepid Museum Sea, Air & Space Museum Taking place in correlation with the Apollo 11 Exhibition At the Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum Pier 86, W 46th St, New[...]