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Family Greenwich Village Tour

Highlights
  • A 2.5-hour, kid-centric guided tour through historic Greenwich Village
  • Stop at Magnolia Bakery to try one of the famous cupcakes
  • Play for a while at the Bleecker Street playground
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Family Greenwich Village Tour
From US$49.00
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Family Greenwich Village Tour
From US$49.00
Overview
With bohemian history, fantastic food and charming parks, Greenwich Village has something for everyone. Bring the kids for a 1.5-hour, family-friendly tour of this eclectic neighborhood. Children will receive activity sheets to turn the guided tour into an engaging adventure. Kids and parents both will love sampling the famous cupcakes at Magnolia Bakery, monkeying around at the Bleecker Street playground and performing a short play at Washington Square Park.
What to Expect
Bring the whole family for an afternoon of exploration in New York City’s famed Greenwich Village. Your friendly local guide will distribute teacher-designed activity sheets to all the kids to help keep them engaged with fun, history-themed games and challenges. Kids and grown-ups both will love a stop at the Magnolia Bakery for a taste of its famous cupcakes.
Burn off the sugar rush at Bleecker Street playground — a local family favorite and hangout for New York City’s celebrity parents. Follow your guide on an educational walking tour of neighborhood highlights including Jackson and Abingdon Squares, Our Lady of Pompeii Church and famed music venues like the Blue Note jazz club. No need to worry about bathroom breaks, as there will be a 15-minute stop midway through the tour.
Make your way to beautiful and iconic Washington Square Park, the heart of the neighborhood and a popular filming location for movies and TV shows. Parents can relax and take in the urban atmosphere while kids perform a short play about the park’s history. At the end of the 1.5-hour tour, your guide can point you in the right direction for continued exploration of Greenwich Village on your own.
Reviews (7)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2016
A Walk Tour So Entertaining Kids Won't Even Realize They Are Learning Along the Way!

Most walking tours are not necessarily for children and may even be boring for most children. NYC Kids Tours, however, are specifically meant for children ages 6-11. These tours are not just about following a guide around and listening to him or her talk. They...More

2  Thank Jeryl M
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile
NYC Kids Explore Greenwich Village

Ari was smart, very together, very organized, super creative, and basically indefatigable. Our two girls(8 and 11) absolutely loved this tour and so did I … He showed us very secret parts of NYC that we would never was found. I was extremely impressed with...More

2  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile
Excellent experience!

We went on the Greenwich Village kids tour in August 2015 and wow! It was fantastic! They were great to communicate with me via text and our tour guide showed up with gift bags for both our boys (ages 6 and 8). He was so...More

2  Thank Carrie K
Reviewed 19 August 2012
"So, so, so fun!"

That's a quote from our 4.5 year old daughter, when I asked what she thought of the Greenwich Village tour. We went with friends, who also have a 4.5 year old daughter, as well as a 3 year old, and we were all very impressed...More

4  Thank Ninatchka
Reviewed 26 November 2011
Exceeded our expectations

We visit NYC once or twice a year, so we probably didn't *need* to do a tour, The thing is, we rarely venture out of the theater district, and usually end up doing the same thing each time: a show, dinner, and visits to the...More

13  Thank vadcnj
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