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Modern Art Foundry Behind-the-Scenes Tour

What if we told you that within our city lives the beating heart of the art of sculpting? The roots of some of the most recognizable works of art –from the Alice In Wonderland sculpture in Central Park to the Fiorello LaGuardia statue in LaGuardia Place – are actually hidden in plain sight in …

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Secrets of the Eldridge St Synagogue After Hours Tour

Constructed in 1887, the majestic Eldridge Street Synagogue has been a staple institution in the Lower East Side for 128 years. At Untapped Cities, we’ve learned that any New York City landmark that has been around for over a decade is bound to be filled with plenty of secrets. For example, did you know that …

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Public Art Walking Tour in Lower Manhattan

Join us on this walking tour in lower Manhattan, considered by many as an “open-air gallery”, and discover masterpieces by famed artists like Daniel Chester French, Keith Haring, Isamu Noguchi and many more!

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400 Years of History in 1 Mile Walking Tour

On this walking tour in NYC you will follow the footsteps of George Washington and Alexander Hamilton, revel in beautiful architecture across four centuries, hear stories of heroes and rogues that have shaped our history as a country and as a city

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Tour the Remnants of Gritty OId Times Square

We are thrilled to announce the latest addition to our tours which will take you back to the Gritty Old Times Square of the 1970’s… Back then, Times Square was a dangerous, exciting, gritty, intense, racially and sexually diverse neighborhood frequented by both locals and tourists. Love it or hate it, you couldn’t ignore it. Most …

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Behind the Scenes Tour of the New Yorker Hotel

Abandoned subway entrance

Untapped Cities is excited to announce this exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of The New Yorker Hotel, led by Joe Kinney, the senior project engineer and historian of the hotel. Experience both sides of history on this visit: walk in the glamorous footsteps of society’s rich and famous and learn about the hotel’s engineering and …

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A Public Summit for The Future of Penn Station

Rendering by SOM for the new James A. Farley Station, An Extension of Penn Station

On Wednesday, November 2nd, Untapped Cities and the Museum of the City of New York will present A Public Summit for The Future of Penn Station at Cooper Union from 7pm to 9:30pm in The Great Hall. The panel discussion …

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The Secrets of Eldridge Street Walking Tour

On Sunday October 30th at 3pm, Untapped Cities and the Museum at Eldridge Street invite you to join a Historical Walking Tour of the Secrets of Eldridge Street! Travel the length of Eldridge Street, and discover tales of the immigrant experience, architectural triumph, and the realization of the American Dream alongside corruption and even murder. Our micro walking tour of Eldridge Street tells the …

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Brooklyn Kings Theatre Behind the Scenes Tour

On September 29th at 6:30pm, we’ll be offering a special Behind the Scenes NYC tour of the Brooklyn Kings Theatre in partnership with the NYCEDC.

The Loew’s Kings Theatre was one of the five Wonder Theaters built in and around New York City – the  most opulent movie palaces ever constructed. The theater was inspired by the French …

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