Evolution of a Neighborhood: Tour of the East Village

What to expect
  • Explore the diverse history, culture, and cuisine of the East Village neighborhood
  • Learn all about the different groups and peoples who have inhabited the area, as well as the historical reasonings for their arrival and departures
  • See the diverse pockets of culture that exist today and get to the know the areas ins and outs
  • Taste delicious samples along the way from traditional fare, new trends, international cuisine, and farm fresh goods
NYC neighborhoods are always evolving; it's part of what makes the city so fascinating. Manhattan's East Village is a perfect example of this evolution; from German/Irish immigrant communities, to wealthy landowners, to trend-setting hipsters, the East Village has seen a lot of change. On this tour you will experience the diversity in history, culture, and of course, cuisine of the East Village! As you make your way through this ever-changing enclave you will see many offbeat surprises including "the healthiest block in NYC", little Japan, a Yiddish theatre that later was known as a famous punk rock scene, neighborhood gardens, the memorial to the Slocum Disaster, and more. You will get to taste amazing food along the way including traditional fare as well as the newest trends. Bring your appetite and your walking shoes for this food and history filled walking tour.
Key Highlights
Price $54.00 per guest
Duration / Session 3 hours
# Sessions 1
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