The stories of the Bowery are ones of hope, determination, failure and passion. During this tour, you will follow the evolution of the neighborhood from crude to a diverse and eclectic community. Between restaurant supply stores and high end venues you will uncover the apartments and studios in which artists, writers and musicians created epic and ground breaking work. Learn about the grit that allowed for one of New York's biggest real estate coups, how art and architecture can together change the cityscape and how an exceptional inventor wanted to make education as free as water and air. Join this personable tour to learn how artists and innovators redefined the Bowery and changed it from skid row to cultural hub.
What to expect
- Tour the art and architecture of the Bowery, one of New York’s most iconic neighborhoods
- Hear about controversies surrounding famous pieces and buildings
- See works by world famous artists like Keith Haring and Chuck Close
- Enjoy stories and anecdotes about the neighborhood’s unique history
About this Activity
|Price||$50.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||2 hours|
There are no refunds; all sales are final.