Posts Tagged: New York City Attractions

Trinity Church New York Self-Guided Tour

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SELF-GUIDED TOUR OF TRINITY CHURCH Visiting Trinity Church You can visit the church during opening hours, but of course please be quiet and respectful, especially when worship is occurring. For information on worship services and music events. Additionally, a small museum presents exhibits on the church’s history and its relationship to the city. Open Mon-Fri 9 am […]

Federal Hall National Memorial NYC

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Federal Hall NYC

The corner of Wall Street and Nassau street has been the site of government activity and played a prominent place in American history for more than 300 years. So many significant events of early America occurred at the buildings that have stood at this location including the first stirrings of pre-Revolution discontent and the post-Revolution […]

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

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NYC statue of liberty

The Statue of Liberty is one of the most iconic images of freedom. Considered by many to be the eighth wonder of the world, the statue is a modern marvel and engineering feat. In case you haven’t noticed, she’s also amazingly beautiful. On this tour, you will discover the historical importance of Liberty Enlightening the World, as she’s […]

27 Things to Do in Central Park

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Things to Do in Central Park

This post covers things to do and see in Central Park.  While we offer many different guided Central Park tours, we know that many travelers prefer to explore on their own at their own pace. This self-guided tour and list of things to do in Central Park will help you make the most of your […]

Central Park Tours

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Central Park Walking Tours

This post lists and compares the best Central Park tours, including walking, bike as well as horse and carriage tours.  We at Free Tours by Foot offer two main Central Park walking tours.  We also offer an anytime, GPS-enabled audio tour. Occasionally, we offer a combined 4-hour tour with a refreshment break.  We recommend taking a […]

High Line Map and Visitor Guide

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The High Line NYC

We hope you will give us the opportunity to show you this most unusual and fascinating city park on one of our High Line Park Walking Tours.  We know that our scheduled tours may not fit your schedule, but we wouldn’t want you to miss out on a guided visit to this unique New York […]

Ellis Island Tickets and Tours

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Ellis Island Tours and Virtual Guide

This post is a visitor’s guide as well as a self-guided Ellis Island tour.  Since the ticket for the ferry that transports you to Ellis Island also stops at and includes the Statue of Liberty, almost everyone visits both on one trip.  For more information on what you can see on Liberty Island, please click the […]

The Wall Street Bull

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New York Wall Street bull

 This post is about one of the most photographed sites in NYC — the 7,000-pound bronze sculpture of a charging bull on Broadway in Lower Manhattan. The Wall Street Bull is also known as the Charging Bull, has quite the unusual history, which you can read below. If you are in Lower Manhattan you should […]