L'architecture de New York: If you love New York and you love its characteristic architecture and gravity defying skyscrapers, then don't miss this chance to join a fascinating Architecture of New York tour. By the end of the walk you will be a true expert on the city's buildings.
* Three hour walk along 42nd Street, one of the world's greatest thoroughfares
* Tour led by an expert on architectural history
* Learn the stories behind all of New York's most iconic buildings
Join us on this three hour long walk through the bustling 42nd Street, which stretches from the East River all the way to the Hudson River while cutting through the core of Manhattan. This is by far the best way to learn all there is to know about New York City's astounding architecture. Your tour will be led by a docent who is either a practicing architect or a scholar of architectural history, in order to give a more complete overview of the city's architectural history peppered with some real inside knowledge.
Along 42nd Street you will come across many major monuments of American 20th century architecture, from the beautiful Beaux Arts Gran Central Station to the Art Deco Chrysler Building. And, of course, there are the cloud prodding skyscrapers that frame the one and only Times Square. Join this tour and you will be able to impress all of your friends and family with your extensive knowledge on the history of the city's bones: its buildings.
Duration: Three hours approx.
Start/opening time: At 10am.
Others: Children under 12 years old are not allowed.