Underground Tour of the New York City Subway

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Take a ride through history on a tour of the world’s largest subway system. Explore the past, present, and future transit hubs of lower Manhattan on a guided tour led by a licensed NYC Tour guide.
Duration:  2hrs
Cancellation:  No refunds for cancelled bookings
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  • Hear the history of the subway, from the original groundbreaking in 1900 to the soon-to-open Second Avenue subway line
  • Examine the nearly abandoned “Grand Central” of lower Manhattan, now practically left in ruin
  • Explore the secrets inside the Santiago Calatrava-designed World Trade Center Transportation Hub
  • Journey into the future as you learn about the location and technology that’s planned to create the world’s first underground park

What's Included

  • Guided subway tour

Additional Information

The tour requires two metro card swipes. Please bring comfortable shoes.

Cancellation policy

Tours take place rain or shine as long as the subways as running. No refunds

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378 Ratings
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Jan 24, 2020
The tour was very interesting. You get to see in a very tangible way the history and some very interesting facts about the NYC Subway system. Justin, our guide, was amazing: very knowledgeable, very nice and attentive. Highly recommended!
Nov 24, 2019
Jason was interesting and informative.
Oct 15, 2019
Guide was very knowledgeable and added a great deal to the entire tour. Only disappointment was the lack of lighting at the Worth St. & City Hall stations.


Meeting location:  43 Park Row


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