New York City serves as inspiration for many superheroes, including Batman, Superman, Spider-Man, and the Fantastic Four, and this is your opportunity to discover the origins of these legendary superheroes as we bring the comics and films to life while you explore the real-life Gotham City and Metropolis!
Your walking tour includes stops at famous New York landmarks, such as the Empire State Building, which has been featured in countless superhero adventures and films, and the Flat Iron Building, which was The Daily Bugle in the Spider-Man movies. You'll also see the magnificent Chrysler Building, a skyscraper where Spidey regularly perches to use his spider-sense, and learn about the history of Marvel Comics at Marvel Enterprises Headquarters.
You'll walk by the former Park Avenue offices of Batman creator Bob Kane, the Green Goblin's Gothic Manhattan mansion from Spider-Man, and the United Nations Building, where Batman and Robin overcame the Joker, Penguin, the Riddler and Catwoman, also known as the "fearsome four." You will also have the opportunity to actually step inside Clark Kent's workplace, the News Building, where The Daily Planet offices are located, and Grand Central Station, where you'll learn about the exciting Superhero battles that took place there.
As a bonus, see the hidden bar in New York, where comic book artists have been drawing cartoons on the walls since the 1960s.
This New York City tour encompasses an educational and exciting walk through the lives of all your favorite superheroes, from their comic book origins to their Hollywood blockbuster status today!
What to expect
- See the film locations from Hollywood blockbusters and learn how comic books and superheroes were created in NYC in the '30s
- Visit iconic landmarks from superhero movies like the Empire State Building, The Chrysler Building, and Grand Central Station
- Discover the origins of legendary heroes like Batman, Superman, and Spider-Man
About this Activity
|Price||$35.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||2 hours|
There are no refunds; all sales are final.