East Village Walking Tour

East Village Walking Tour

East Village Walking Tour on Saturdays & Wednesdays @ 12:00 pm - $15

Learn all about East Village Apartments' history in East Village Walking Tour
This is a crash course in East Village/Lower East Side history. From the farmlands of the 1600s and the wealthy estates of the 1700s to immigration, tenements, the "melting pot" and how the East Village became a haven for artists and counter-culturalists in the twentieth century (and everything in between).

 

Reservations: Not Required, you can pay your guide
Fee: $15
Duration: 1.5 - 2 hours, Distance: 4-6 blocks
Meet: 308 Bowery (btwn E. Houston & Bleecker)
Directions: F, or V train to 2nd Avenue/Lower East Side or 6 trains to Bleecker/Lafayette

Check out http://www.eastvillagetours.com for many other affordable & interesting tours in our neighborhood (Alphabet City, The Bowery, Lower East Side, etc.).

DISTANCES FROM EAST VILLAGE APARTMENTS

Closest landmarks

  • Cooper Union 0.3 km
  • Cooper Triangle 0.3 km
  • Bleecker Street 0.4 km
  • McSorley's 0.4 km
  • Katz's Deli 0.4 km
  • New Museum 0.4 km
  • Broadway - Lafayette Street 0.4 km
  • Astor Place 0.5 km
  • Astor Place Subway Station 0.5 km
  • ABC Playground 0.6 km

Most popular landmarks

  • Ground Zero 2.5 km
  • Empire State Building 2.6 km
  • Grand Central Station 3.2 km
  • Times Square 3.5 km
  • Rockefeller Center 3.8 km
  • Museum of Modern Art 4.1 km
  • Central Park 5.1 km
  • Ellis Island 5.1 km
  • Statue of Liberty 6.1 km
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art 6.4 km

Restaurants and markets

  • The Bean (Cafe/bar) 0.1 km
  • Gemma's (Restaurant) 0.2 km
  • Calliope (Restaurant) 0.2 km
  • Whole Foods (Supermarket) 0.3 km
  • Il Buco (Restaurant) 0.3 km
  • Union Square Farmer's Market (Market) 1.3 km

Closest airports

  • LaGuardia Airport 11.3 km
  • Newark Liberty International Airport 16.4 km
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport 19.3 km

Shopping nearby - all within 500m!

  • Nolita (Boutique)
  • Historic Orchard Street Shopping District (Boutique)
  • SoHo (High street)