Trying to get in tune with NYC? A musical theatre-themed walking tour ought to strike just the right note!
1776, Hamilton, Gilbert and Sullivan, Showboat, Ragtime, and Titanic. Explore the backdrops that inspired some of Broadway's best historical musicals over the course of two miles and 2.5 hours. Meet downtown and stroll alongside a knowledgeable theatre aficionado for a unique sightseeing experience. Follow some of the city's original streets as you visit Theatre Row, the TKTS Booth at South Street Seaport, Titanic Memorial Park, and The Bull.
You'll hear stories about New York's musical theatre history, and the people behind it. Visit the location where the very first city musical, John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, was staged, and learn all about theatre culture-- including its deep-rooted superstitions. You'll even spend some time singing show tunes from nautical musicals with your host to celebrate the city's immigrant origins!
For the Broadway superfan, this sightseeing tour is just the ticket!
Note: The tour is 2.5 miles in length. Comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended! Please note that you will not go inside any of the equity or non-equity theatres due to union restrictions however the vendor will entertain you with backstage stories and personal experiences.
Please note children 10 and under are free!
What to expect
- Explore Downtown NYC during a musical-themed tour with a licensed musical theatre guide
- Learn about the inspiration for various historical musicals and get a look at theatre culture
- Visit various historical and theatrical sites such as Theatre Row, the TKTS Booth, and The Bull
- Stretch your legs with a fun social walk that includes group renditions of various musical hits
About this Activity
|Price||$45.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||2.5 hours|
There are no refunds; all sales are final.