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    High Line Park Walking Tour

    High Line Park was once the High Line, an elevated freight railroad track that connected trains directly to factories and warehouses. In 1847, street-level railroads allowed freight trains to utilize Manhattan's West Side as their main thoroughfare. New York's "West Side Cowboys" assisted in managing the traffic, however because so many accidents occurred, the city and state of New York and the New York Central Railroad constructed the High Line as part of the Manhattan West Side Improvement Project. After the High Line was no longer used, it was commissioned into High Line Park. This two-hour walking tour of High Line Park takes you through the trendy Meatpacking District and into the Collier Publishing building, then along the 1.45 mile (2.33-kilometer) length of the park, which was once this elevated rail track. Your professional, knowledgeable guide will take you from the beginning of the Manhattan's West Side history through to the inception of the High Line, while identifying the unique plant life now inhabiting the former railroad tracks. This region has been developed with public art, and the native greenery has been incorporated with the long forgotten tracks to create a spectacular, dynamic park. You will see magnificent views of the New York City skyline as well as the Hudson River. You will also have the opportunity to visit the White Star Pier, where the survivors of Titanic disembarked, as well as the old Nabisco factory, where the Oreo Cookie was invented.
    High Line Park Walking Tour

    The High Line, New York

    • Stroll through High Line Park, Meatpacking District, and Chelsea Market on this lively, historical tour
    • See the public art, native greenery, and former freight-train tracks on this fantastic tour about transformation from rail to park
    • Learn about the neighborhoods' histories through the inception of the High Line and West Side Cowboys
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    High Line and Chelsea Walking Tour

    Get intimate with NYC! The High Line, an elevated freight rail line converted into a park, has become a classic New York City attraction. Couple it with Chelsea, the neighborhood it traverses, and you've got one action-packed and informative two-hour guided tour. Stroll through the gorgeous High Line as you learn about history of the park and the works of art contained within. You'll pick up interesting facts about iconic buildings on your way to hang out in Chelsea. You'll also check out the Meatpacking District where you'll learn about all the hip spots. It's the perfect first date with the city.
    High Line and Chelsea Walking Tour

    75 9th Ave, New York

    • Expect to be wowed by the High Line, an elevated park in the heart of NYC
    • Learn all about the public art in the park and the new buildings by famous architects that border it
    • Check out Chelsea, a hip neighborhood known for its art galleries, restaurants and bars
    • Get the scoop on some of New York's best spots
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    Civic Center Courthouse Tour

    Take a walk on the lawful side during this tour of New York's Civic Center. This bastion of law and order houses City Hall, the police headquarters, and the Foley Square courthouses. While on the tour, you'll gain insights into the history of law in NYC, and how it's helped to shape the law of the nation. Your guide will offer you visual accompaniment through the use of architecture, and public art, and offer insights into legal philosophy. You'll even stop in at a live courtroom to observe the law in action, before heading out to a local eatery for food and drinks. Brushes with the law do tend to make one thirsty.
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    Civic Center Courthouse Tour

    52 Chambers St, New York

    • Tour the grounds of New York's Civic Center, which houses the NYC courts
    • Learn about the history of law in New York from a guide with inside knowledge of the system
    • Check out the Civic Center's architecture and art, and step into a live courtroom
    • Enjoy an eye-opening examination of one of the nation's most influential legal scenes
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    East Harlem Street Art Walking Tour

    Have you always been a fan of graffiti and other forms of street art? If you want to learn about the history of the art while seeing some of the most awesome works the city has to offer, this tour is for you. You'll explore the roots of New York City's street art on a 2-hour guided walking tour through East Harlem. Learn all about graffiti, street art, public art, throw-ups/tags, and more. See intricate stencils and larger-than-life murals. Your knowledgeable guide will teach about the history of street art as expression, rebellion, and therapy. See the iconic Graffiti Hall of Fame, tour rotating exhibits at the East Harlem Café, and view the mosaics of famous artist Manny Vega. By the end of the tour, you'll have a deeper understanding of New York's hip-hop community and its impact on the urban landscape not just in New York, but internationally. The tour ends near the starting point, leaving you free to continue to explore the area's impressive street art on your own.
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    East Harlem Street Art Walking Tour

    1634 Lexington Ave, New York

    • Explore the roots of New York City's street art on a guided walking tour from a knowledgeable tour guide
    • See vibrant street art including larger-than-life murals and learn about how they got there
    • Learn about the history of street art and its importance as a form of expression, rebellion, and therapy
    • Witness iconic landmarks and underground cultural spots with your own eyes
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    Night On The Town Tour

    Departing from Midtown by air-conditioned coach, your tour takes you first to the Meat Packing District for a fully-guided walking tour of High Line Park. This historic park was constructed over the former High Line, an elevated freight railroad track that connected trains directly to factories and warehouses. These long forgotten tracks have been transformed into a spectacular park with public art and native greenery, and from your vantage point you'll enjoy views of the Hudson River at sunset.

    Next you'll be transported to dinner at Grotta Azzurra, one of New York's oldest Italian restaurants in the heart of Little Italy. Grotta Azzura was founded in 1908 by the Davino family and was once an evening hangout for the "Rat Pack" after Frank Sinatra named it his favorite Italian restaurant. Here you'll enjoy a traditional Italian dinner from a choice of entrees (see itinerary section below for menu details) with soft drinks included.

    After dinner, you'll transfer to South Street Seaport for a one-hour cruise of Manhattan Harbor. The spectacular New York skyline is a breathtaking sight to behold and while you sail past the Statue of Liberty, toast your experience with a complimentary glass of champagne.

    End the evening with impressive views from the 70th floor of Rockefeller Center at the Top of the Rock Observatory. The three floors of indoor and outdoor decks offer the perfect panoramic view of New York City at night. The perfect way to complete your night out on the town!
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    Night On The Town Tour

    1430 Broadway, New York

    • Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the High Line at sunset, eat a lavish dinner in Little Italy, cruise under the Statue of Liberty, and conclude your evening at the Top of the Rock Observation Deck
    • Learn, from your well-versed tour guide, the facts and stories behind these essential NYC locations
    • Have a night on the town with this all-encompassing NYC tour
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