Trek though New York City’s Upper East Side on a tour that explores its innovative social traditions. Learn all about the famous residents, the leading private schools and the historic role social work played.
Duration:  2 hours - 2 hours, 30 minutes
Cancellation:  1 day
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- Stroll through a classic New York neighborhood with a guided tour of the Upper East Side
- Follow a knowledgeable guide with a personal link to this corner of the Big Apple for plenty of historical insights
- Learn about the cutting-edge local schools that proposed new theories and practices in regards to educating children
- Check out the homes of some of the area’s most prominent people, including some you recognize and others you may not
- Guided walking tour
Please wear comfortable shoes, and although it’s not a long walk (it’s about a mile from the river to Central Park - although there will be detours!), we discourage high heels or other shoes that could be restrictive.
You’ll be walking through a populated neighborhood, so please be courteous and watch for children!
Full refunds for cancellations made at least 24 hours in advance.
Oct 25, 2016
The tour was terrific...complete with visits to the leading townhouses showcasing Halloween finery. Bill's knowledge of the history of the area clearly involved extensive research resulting in a sizeable library of vintage pictures. All in all...a great afternoon of both learning and laughter!
Meeting location:  1428 York Ave
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