Experience Alphabet City like never before! Visit legendary sites where the community faced off against gentrification and financial power. Peek inside vibrant community gardens and historic tenement buildings. Find out which East Village park was the birthplace of both the Hare Krishna movement and Occupy Wall Street. Explore famous Tompkins Square Park, learn about the citys the first community-based recycling center, and hear the story of the historic Christodora House, a symbol of gentrification. Discover how one NYC neighborhood has earned a range of nicknames, including Burnt Mill Point, Drydock, Little Germany, Loisaida, Alphabet City, and more. This tour is ideal for those passionate about activism, radical moments, and local East Village history.
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Free Cancellation
- Duration: 2 Hrs
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Greenwich Village, (meeting location provided on voucher)
OverviewTake a unique guided tour of the East Village while supporting the scholarship of grassroots urban space activism. Visit NYC landmarks like Tompkins Square Park and the Christodora House and discover the roles they played in times of social protest. Immerse yourself in vibrant Alphabet City, long one of New Yorks hippest cultural centers.
- Family friendly
- Fully narrated tour
- Small-group tour
- Instant Confirmation
- Led by a local guide
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Local, professional guide
- Walking tour
- Gratuities (optional)
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Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Children must be accompanied by an adult
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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