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歷史漫步

Free and Funky East Village Tours

歷史漫步

Free and Funky East Village Tours

104則評價
體驗時間
2.5個小時
團體人數
最多10人
舉辦地點
英語
歷史漫步

Free and Funky East Village Tours

歷史漫步

Free and Funky East Village Tours

104則評價
體驗時間
2.5個小時
團體人數
最多10人
舉辦地點
英語

活動內容

Experience the bohemian side of New York that you only read about in books. From Dutch colonists to the beat poets to punk rockers, the East Village has been home to it all. We start with an introduction to the area, from the Lanape people, who first occupied this land, to the immigrants, artists and historical figures who built it. We walk from historic Tompkins Square Park, where quite a bit of political and musical history occurred, then down the heart of the East Village, St. Mark's Street. There we'll pass such landmarks as where Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground first performed, where noted artists Keith Haring created, where Thomas Edison studied and Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass spoke, where such poets of note as W.H. Auden and Frank O'Hara lived, where German immigrants left evidence of their legacy (including the German-American Shooting Club). From there it's around the corner to the homes of Director-General of New Amsterdam, Peter Stuyvesant's family (who owned all the land we walk over). We see St. Mark's church, where many major poets and punk rockers performed, and where many notable New Yorkers are buried (including Peter Stuyvesant himself and Daniel Tompkins, for who my beloved park is named). We talk quite a bit about the Bowery, the very first street in NYC and home to CBGB -- and so much more! We end at the beautiful Washington Square Park arch

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Rafael

Rafael

I'm a licensed tour guide who shows people the historic, artistic and political history of the bohemian and dynamic East Village where I was raised. I grew here and have many personal stories about the places we visit, most of them not on any tourist maps. From old Dutch homes to famous poets and artists; from German socialists to punk rockers, I cover it all. I've studied quite a bit in books, but I bring a personal perspective as I've walked, lived and breathed these streets I love all of my life. Please note that If you find my tour completely booked, feel free to contact me anyway through airbnb. There are often cancelations. It's all street level, so wheelchair accessible. Children welcome.

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體驗地點

You'll see historic Tompkins Square park, the Cooper Union, where Abraham Lincoln spoke, down St. Mark's street where so many great artists, poets, musicians lived worked and partied. We see the once-fashionable cast-iron facade buildings, and the tragic Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire site. From there over to Washington Mews, homes that were once stables, where such artists lived as Edward Hopper and end at vibrant Washington Square Park.

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注意事項

退訂政策

任何體驗都可以在預訂完成後的24小時內取消並獲得全額退款。

溝通政策

請務必透過Airbnb與對方聯繫。 為了讓您的付款獲得保障,請勿透過Airbnb網站/應用程式以外的方式進行匯款或聯繫。

參加者條件

最多10人參加,年齡須滿9歲。家長可攜帶2歲以下兒童參加。

政府核發的身分證明

請拍一張自己的照片,並且要與您身分證件上的照片吻合,這樣Airbnb就能確認體驗參加者的身份。您只需要做這一次。

更多建議

One stop is Gem's Spa, central to East Village lore, and famous for its egg creams. We'll visit the Gem, talk about it's history, but there's no obligation to buy anything.
Rafael
Free and Funky East Village Tours
104則評價
每人$1起
104則評價
每人$1起