New York City is the birthplace of the modern gay rights movement and this tour celebrates the accomplishments, historical landmarks, and heroes that have impacted the entire world.
Private or Group | Revolutionary New York Walking Tour
Tour Type: Private & In-person
Duration: 2.5-3 Hours
Explore the history of the Revolutionary War in New York City, one of the birthplaces of the American Revolution, and the subsequent transformation of the city into the political and financial capital of the country.
Learn about the leaders that played a key role in the creation of the American Republic, the battles that occurred around the city to fight off the British, the military strategy, the lives of war prisoners and how New York City played a crucial role in the battle for independence.
Sites visited include City Hall Park, St. Paul’s Chapel, Trinity Church, the former site of a British prison, locations relevant to Alexander Hamilton and George Washington, New York Stock Exchange, Fraunces Tavern, Wall Street and Bowling Green.