NYC: History and Highlights of Midtown Manhattan

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Discover the extraordinary history of the heart of the city, world famous for soaring sky scrapers, entertainment, and style as you encounter familiar sights from film and television and hidden gems.


  • Encounter the highlights and hidden treasures in the heart of the city.
  • Discover how this neighborhood became a hub of cultural influence.
  • Explore an extraordinary variety of architectural marvels.
  • Expert led private tour can be customized to your pace and interests.


Discover the exciting history behind the heart of New York City, a neighborhood famous for soaring skyscrapers that house headquarters, cultural hubs, world class shopping and entertainment. Learn the extraordinary stories and secrets behind some of the city’s greatest architectural marvels, legendary sites, and familiar people who helped shape the ever-changing landscape. Experience history through the many inspiring places where ideas were born, and dreams realized leaving an indelible mark on our everyday lives and collective culture. On this tour you will encounter some of New York’s most iconic places such as Grand Central Terminal, the New York Public Library, Radio City Music Hall, Rockefeller Center and NBC Studios, Saint Patrick's Cathedral, The Plaza Hotel and Fifth Avenue.


Knowledgeable expert licensed local guide Private customizable tour

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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