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Exploring Manhattan's Urban Forms

Exploring Manhattan's Urban Forms

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

My name is Tim - I am currently an Urban Planning Masters student at Columbia University. I grew up in the suburbs of NYC and have been living in the City for about five years. I am passionate about history, architecture, urban forms, public transportation and environmentalism.
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What we’ll do

We will meet at a coffee shop near Wall Street where we will discuss New York City's early development as a Dutch trading post. Next, we will walk around the narrow streets of the Financial District for about 45 minutes where we will visit Battery Park, Bowling Green (bull statue), Stone Street, Wall Street, and more. Next, we will take the subway a few stops north to Christopher Street in the…

What else you should know

Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather (bundle up in the winter and wear protective clothing/sunscreen in the summer). If you would like to have a shorter/modified tour, please contact me.

What I’ll provide

Transportation
Subway Fare

What to bring

Cameras
Comfortable Walking Shoes
Umbrella (when raining)

Where you'll be

Battery Park, Bowling Green, Wall Street,West Village, Washington Square, Union Square, Times Square

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 16 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather (bundle up in the winter and wear protective clothing/sunscreen in the summer). If you would like to have a shorter/modified tour, please contact me.
Tim
culture walk
Exploring Manhattan's Urban Forms
New experience
$49 per person
New experience
$49 per person