Free Walking Sightseeing Tours in New York, United States

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Explore New York in United States with one of our free walking tours. Click on a marker on the map to get started and view details about the tour. Below is an overview of the sightseeing tours. A total of 30 tours are available in New York, United States.

Activities in New YorkIndividual Sights in New York
Price 0$
Languages English
Duration 2h 15min
Reviews 5/5 stars, 58 ratings

Free Lower East Side History Tour
Join Alex on a Lower East Side walking tour through a neighborhood once spanning Canal to present day 14th Street. We'll discuss its history, from wealthy farmland, to tenement filled slums, and...
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Languages English, Spanish
Duration 2h
Reviews 5/5 stars, 56 ratings

Free tour "The best views of the Manhattan skyline", New York
Do you want to have the best panoramic view of New York , the city of skyscrapers? Take this Free Tour to Hoboken, New Jersey . Hoboken, NJ is known as New York's "6th District" due to its...
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Languages English
Duration 2h
Reviews 5/5 stars, 7 ratings

Legendary Music Venues and History in Downtown New York City
Explore Downtown Manhattan's Legendary Music Venues and Scene in less than 2 hours: Are you curious about the history of music in New York City? Join our special tour designed just for you! We'll...
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Languages English, Spanish
Duration 2h 30min
Reviews 5/5 stars, 2 ratings

Brooklyn Bridge Local Tour and Dumbo / Indigenous history / Collect pond/ Cityhall/ brooklyn history/ secret of Dumbo .
Brooklyn Bridge local tour . We will start in Collect Pond , place used for the natives as center of rituals. We start tour exploring all the Natives history walking dot the old lake call Collect...
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Languages English
Duration 2h
Reviews 5/5 stars, 1 ratings

NYC Movie & TV Show Tour!
This is a tour showing where iconic movies and TV shows have been shot throughout the city! Check out iconic film and TV set locations shot throughout downtown Manhattan in 2 hours: Are you...
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Languages English
Duration 2h 15min
Reviews 4.9/5 stars, 126 ratings

Free Brooklyn Heights History Tour
Join Alex on a Brooklyn Heights history tour to learn all about America’s oldest suburb. We’ll discuss the area’s past, from Dutch farmland to one of New York’s most elegant neighborhoods. We’ll...
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Languages English
Duration 2h 15min
Reviews 4.9/5 stars, 124 ratings

Free Harlem History Tour
Join Alex on a Harlem history tour and follow the neighborhood from the American Revolution to the Harlem Renaissance, and beyond. We’ll learn how the area transitioned from German, Jewish, and...
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Languages English
Duration 2h 30min
Reviews 4.9/5 stars, 76 ratings

Free Queens History and Food Tour
Experience the real New York City by joining Alex on a walking tour through Jackson Heights and Corona, Queens. We’ll discuss the history of Queens, its relationship to NYC’s subways and bridges,...
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Languages English
Duration 2h
Reviews 4.9/5 stars, 69 ratings

Free Chinatown and Little Italy History Tour
Join Alex on a stroll through Chinatown and Little Italy, where we’ll discuss 400 years of immigration in America. We’ll also talk about the early history of Manhattan, and learn how these...
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Languages English
Duration 2h 30min
Reviews 4.8/5 stars, 4 ratings

Tour Some of the Hottest Art Galleries in New York City!
Tour today's finest art galleries in West Chelsea and The Meat Packing District! Explore Downtown Manhattan's Hottest Art Galleries in less than 2 hours: Are you curious to tour some of the...
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Self-guided Tour #1

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Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 0.8 km
Ascend 13 m
Descend 22 m

  • Music Hall
  • Staten Island Museum
  • Staten Island Children’s Museum
  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden
  • Chinese Scholar’s Garden
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Self-guided Tour #2

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Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 1.2 km
Ascend 6 m
Descend 14 m

  • Paula Cooper Gallery
  • Hales Gallery
  • Kurimanzutto Gallery
  • David Zwirner
  • Little Island
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Self-guided Tour #3

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Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 1.8 km
Ascend 23 m
Descend 14 m

  • Queens Museum
  • Unisphere
  • Queens Theater
  • Westinghouse Time Capsules
  • Congregation Tifereth Israel
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Self-guided Tour #4

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 8.6 km
Ascend 347 m
Descend 340 m

  • Central Synagogue
  • Charles Scribner's Sons Building
  • Church of Saint Mary the Virgin
  • Duffy Square
  • Booth Theatre
  • Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
  • Broadhurst Theatre
  • Bryant Park
  • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • Golda Meir
  • Candler Building
  • Church of Sts. Cyril & Methodius and St. Raphael
  • West Side Jewish Center
  • St. Michael's Church
  • Church of the Holy Apostles
  • Chelsea Park
  • Berry Campbell Gallery
  • Dia Chelsea
  • Church of the Guardian Angel
  • David Zwirner
Details for Tour #4 in New York

Self-guided Tour #5

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Number of sights 7 sights
Distance 3 km
Ascend 42 m
Descend 66 m

  • Captain Tilly Park
  • Jamaica Muslim Center
  • Iglesia ACM de Queens
  • Tabernacle of Prayer
  • Jamaica Performing Arts Center
  • King Manor Museum
  • Gufa Shiv Bhagat- Baba Balak Nath Temple
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Self-guided Tour #6

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Number of sights 17 sights
Distance 7.7 km
Ascend 216 m
Descend 214 m

  • Chapel of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary
  • Daily News Building
  • Ford Foundation
  • Chrysler Building
  • Church of the Incarnation
  • Empire State Building
  • Church of the Transfiguration
  • Eternal Light Flagstaff
  • Flatiron Building
  • Fotografiska
  • Church of the Epiphany
  • Calvary Church
  • George Washington
  • First Presbyterian Church
  • Church of the Ascension
  • Gay Liberation Monument
  • Carrie Bradshaw's house
Details for Tour #6 in New York

Self-guided Tour #7

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 9.5 km
Ascend 346 m
Descend 352 m

  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Drumgoole Plaza
  • City Hall
  • Corbin Building
  • Double Check
  • Federal Hall National Memorial
  • Fearless Girl
  • Charging Bull
  • Bowling Green
  • Africa
  • Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza
  • Duane Park
  • FDNY Ladder 8
  • Columbus Park
  • Church of the Transfiguration
  • Most Precious Blood Church
  • Capitale
  • Museum at Eldridge Street
  • Church of Our Lady of Sorrows
  • Hamilton Fish Park
Details for Tour #7 in New York

Self-guided Tour #8

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Number of sights 17 sights
Distance 8.1 km
Ascend 213 m
Descend 203 m

  • Frederick Douglass Memorial
  • Hostelling International New York City
  • Trinity Lutheran Church of Manhattan
  • Saint Michael's Church
  • Carrere Memorial
  • Holy Name of Jesus Church
  • Congregation Shaare Zedek
  • Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church
  • Congregation B'nai Jeshurun
  • Saint Ignatius of Antioch Church
  • Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew
  • Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument
  • Riverside Park
  • West End Collegiate Church
  • First Baptist Church
  • All Angels Church
  • Central Park
Details for Tour #8 in New York

Self-guided Tour #9

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 9.9 km
Ascend 364 m
Descend 355 m

  • Church of the Blessed Sacrament
  • Congregation Sherith Israel
  • Cherry Hill Fountain
  • Bethesda Fountain
  • Bow Bridge
  • Whisper Bench
  • Delacorte Theater
  • Cleopatra's Needle
  • Central Park
  • Congregation Rodeph Sholom
  • Crenshaw Christian Center East
  • The Blockhouse
  • Conservatory Garden
  • Burnett Memorial Fountain
  • El Museo Del Barrio
  • Cooper–Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • Church of the Heavenly Rest
  • Consulate-General of the Russian Federation in New York
  • Brick Presbyterian Church
  • Church of Saint Ignatius Loyola
Details for Tour #9 in New York

Self-guided Tour #10

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Number of sights 19 sights
Distance 9.5 km
Ascend 163 m
Descend 163 m

  • Immaculate Conception Church
  • Classic Stage Company
  • Independence Flagstaff
  • George Washington
  • Grace Church
  • Colonnade row
  • MacDougal-Sullivan Gardens Historic District
  • Duarte Square
  • Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art
  • Desalvio Playground
  • Elizabeth Street Garden
  • Liz Christy Garden
  • Hare Krishna Temple
  • Merchant's House Museum
  • Church of the Most Holy Redeemer
  • Le Petit Versailles
  • Hamilton Fish Park
  • John V. Lindsay East River Park
  • La Plaza Cultural
Details for Tour #10 in New York

Self-guided Tour #11

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 10.2 km
Ascend 287 m
Descend 284 m

  • Bow Bridge
  • Central Park
  • Congregation Rodeph Sholom
  • The Jewish Center
  • Holy Trinity Church
  • Riverside Park
  • First Baptist Church
  • Giuseppe Verdi Monument
  • Church of the Blessed Sacrament
  • Reclining Figure
  • David Geffen Hall
  • Dante Alighieri
  • David H. Koch Theater
  • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
  • Metropolitan Opera House
  • Damrosch Park
  • DeWitt Clinton Park
  • Intrepid Museum
  • Circle Line
  • Hells Kitchen Park
Details for Tour #11 in New York

Self-guided Tour #12

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 10.6 km
Ascend 366 m
Descend 379 m

  • Classic Stage Company
  • Grace Church
  • Colonnade row
  • Alexander Lyman Holley
  • Comedy Cellar
  • St. Joseph's Church
  • Gay Street
  • Church of St. Luke in the Fields
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • Dahesh Museum of Art
  • Duarte Square
  • FDNY Ladder 8
  • Duane Park
  • Corbin Building
  • City Hall
  • Most Precious Blood Church
  • Capitale
  • Desalvio Playground
  • Elizabeth Street Garden
  • Church of the Most Holy Redeemer
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Self-guided Tour #13

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Number of sights 19 sights
Distance 10.3 km
Ascend 132 m
Descend 149 m

  • Manhattan Bridge
  • Cadman Plaza Park
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park
  • Plymouth Church
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Ambrose
  • Wavertree
  • South Street Seaport
  • New York Cocoa Exchange Building
  • The Queen Elizabeth II September 11th Garden
  • Museum of American Finance
  • Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza
  • Charging Bull
  • Bowling Green
  • Africa
  • International Mercantile Marine Company Building
  • Battery Park
  • New York Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  • Fort Jay
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Self-guided Tour #14

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Number of sights 13 sights
Distance 7.2 km
Ascend 214 m
Descend 183 m

  • Masjid Malcolm Shabazz
  • Metropolitan Baptist Church
  • Apollo Theater
  • Harriet Tubman Memorial
  • Morningside Park
  • Church of Notre Dame
  • Bellerophon Taming Pegasus
  • Alexander Hamilton
  • Thomas Jefferson
  • General Grant National Memorial
  • Amiable Child Memorial
  • Riverside Park
  • Church of the Ascension
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Self-guided Tour #15

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 11 km
Ascend 263 m
Descend 260 m

  • Gagosian
  • Church of the Guardian Angel
  • Flatiron Building
  • Eternal Light Flagstaff
  • Church of the Transfiguration
  • Chapel of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary
  • Church of the Epiphany
  • Calvary Church
  • Fotografiska
  • First Presbyterian Church
  • Church of the Ascension
  • Alexander Lyman Holley
  • Comedy Cellar
  • St. Joseph's Church
  • Carrie Bradshaw's house
  • Church of St. Luke in the Fields
  • Pier 45
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • Dahesh Museum of Art
  • Duarte Square
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Self-guided Tour #16

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Number of sights 12 sights
Distance 6.8 km
Ascend 96 m
Descend 99 m

  • Prospect Park Zoo
  • Site of the Dongan Oak
  • James Stranahan
  • Soldiers' and Sailors' Arch
  • John F. Kennedy Memorial
  • Bailey Fountain
  • Mount Prospect Park
  • Brooklyn Museum
  • Brooklyn Botanic Garden
  • Dr. Ronald Erwin McNair
  • Saint Bartholomew's Episcopal Church
  • Brower Park
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Self-guided Tour #17

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Number of sights 8 sights
Distance 4.5 km
Ascend 90 m
Descend 77 m

  • St. Lucy's Church
  • Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
  • Unitarian Church of All Souls
  • Comic Strip Live
  • Zion Saint Mark's Church
  • Church of the Holy Trinity
  • Carl Schurz Park
  • Gracie Mansion
Details for Tour #17 in New York

Self-guided Tour #18

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Number of sights 20 sights
Distance 12.5 km
Ascend 347 m
Descend 368 m

  • Central Park
  • Victor Herbert
  • Giuseppe Mazzini
  • Central Park Carousel
  • Christopher Columbus Monument
  • Columbus Circle
  • Damrosch Park
  • Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
  • Broadway Theatre
  • Calvary Baptist Church
  • Booth Theatre
  • Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
  • Broadhurst Theatre
  • Candler Building
  • Circle Line
  • Church of Sts. Cyril & Methodius and St. Raphael
  • St. Michael's Church
  • Church of the Holy Apostles
  • Chelsea Park
  • Berry Campbell Gallery
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Self-guided Tour #19

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Number of sights 6 sights
Distance 4 km
Ascend 81 m
Descend 64 m

  • Coignet Building
  • General Edward Fowler
  • Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts
  • Queen of All Saints Church
  • Prison Ship Martyrs Monument
  • Fort Greene Park
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Self-guided Tour #20

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Number of sights 11 sights
Distance 7.4 km
Ascend 236 m
Descend 224 m

  • Quarters A
  • Prison Ship Martyrs Monument
  • Fort Greene Park
  • Brooklyn Friends Meetinghouse
  • Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Cathedral
  • Statue of Christopher Columbus
  • Center for Brooklyn History
  • Brooklyn Bridge Park
  • Cadman Plaza Park
  • Unity
  • Manhattan Bridge
Details for Tour #20 in New York

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