What To Expect
The best of the Seaport's spellbinding history and lore, salted with hidden treasures and trendy hotspots.
Perhaps no other New York neighborhood more beautifully blends its legendary past with the trend-setting allurements of the present than the South Street Seaport Historic District. And on this tour, be assured, you will experience every thrilling aspect of it. Roam a quarter renowned for its majestic tall ships, 1830s Greek Revival warehouses and counting houses, and Federalist buildings dating from the late 1700s. Visit the watering hole where pirates once hoisted grog with ladies of ill repute, and the famed Paris Café, where Thomas Edison, Annie Oakley, Teddy Roosevelt, and Buffalo Bill were guests.
Your expert guide weaves riveting tales of seafaring intrigue as you explore little-known historical nooks few tourists ever see. Equally impressive are the Seaport's chic bistros, shopping emporiums, clubs and cultural attractions you'll be introduced to. Trust us. This is one tour simply not to be missed.
Famed historic Tall Ships, one of the world's largest collections
The Seaport Museum and its fascinating cultural exhibits
Titanic Memorial Lighthouse, dedicated to those who perished
Site of George Washington's first Presidential Mansion
Home of Capt. Joseph Rose, third oldest building in Manhattan
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Tour will be operated as a guaranteed Small Group Tour with a maximum of 15 guests. For groups of more than 15 people, please inquire.
Children under 5 years old are free of charge.
Distance covered is roughly 1.5 miles.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
3 hours and 15 minutes
1 hour and 45 minutes