Survey NYC's Architectural History, Icons, Skyscrapers, or New Developments.
New York City has a lot of buildings!
We can see the most famous ones, maybe go inside a few!
We can trace much of the history of New York City's buildings, starting with the Colonial era to the present.
For the ambitious, let's experience buildings and neighborhoods around New York City's boroughs beyond Manhattan, such as interesting developments in Brooklyn or Queens, Art Deco in the Bronx.
I have a real passion for this, and enthusiasm. I have taken architecture courses with some renowned professors. I also love sharing the stories and controversies of these buildings and developments.
I know great vistas and views and angles for great pictures of our favorite NYC architecture and you!
Tour by Day to experience neighborhoods and districts, or by Night for the City Lights and views.
Let's create your custom itinerary based on our favorite icons, or themes, such as styles or history.
Classics and exciting new developments in a city of constant change and innovation.
-The Brooklyn Bridge, Cathedral of Human Achievement
-The Chrysler Building, an NYC favorite
-Grand Central Terminal, Roman style temple of speed, civilization, electricity, time, and space. NYC's welcome
-Brooklyn Historical Society and other Victorian and 19th Architecture of Brooklyn Heights
-Federal Buildings of Brooklyn Heights and Greenwich Village
-Birth of the Skyscraper
-The Guggenheim Museum from outside, avatar of the modern, among Beaux Arts Museum Mile
-Post-Modernism and glitz, Trump Tower, the AT&T/SONY Building
-Art Deco, Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Building, Upper West Side Apartment Houses;
-Modernism, the Seagram Tower, the UN
-Contemporary, World Trade Center, Hudson Yards
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 4 hours
Daylight or City Lights at night.
Rain or shine. :D
Tour can be from two to twelve hours, based on hourly rate. Please contact me to arrange.
By foot, or we can add city buses or subways.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 USD - You will probably want refreshments.
If we go by city bus or subway, that's up to $2.75 per ride (2018 rate). It is always good to have some cash in NYC.
I focus on providing excellent tours. No restrictions :)