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Disney on Broadway Behind-the-Scenes Walking Tour

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Overview
Discover the magic of Broadway productions like 'The Lion King' and 'Aladdin' with a behind-the-scenes tour of Disney’s landmark New Amsterdam Theater, provided by an established independent NYC tour operator. Led by the in-house historian, this hands-on tour gives you an exclusive look at incredible costumes and props used on stage. You'll also enjoy a 1.5-hour guided walking tour of Broadway before visiting the theater. Stop outside prominent theaters and other hot spots to learn about the actors, shows and scandals that have rocked New York’s Theater District.
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You'll start at
George M. Cohan Statue
W. 46th St. &, 7th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USAMeet your guide at the George M. Cohan statue at West 46th Street between Broadway and 7th Avenue towards the end of the block, (NOT the statue in front of the red stairs.)
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    Walks
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Times Square
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    New Amsterdam Theater
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Marquis Theatre
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    American Airlines Theater
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 6
    Duffy Square
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    The Lion King
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 8
    Aladdin - The Musical
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 9
    Broadway
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 10
    Frozen on Broadway
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
214 W 42nd St
214 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036, USAReturn point: New Amsterdam Theatre. On occasion tour may end within walking distance of the theater.
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Highlights
  • Explore NYC’s Theater District during this Disney on Broadway walking tour
  • Get exclusive access to the New Amsterdam Theatre’s prop and costume studio
  • Get an audio headset so you can hear your guide clearly throughout your tour 
  • An easy-to-find meeting spot in Time Square for your convenience
What to Expect
This Disney on Broadway walking tour meets at an easy-to-find spot in Times Square. Get acquainted with your guide and get set up with an audio headset, so you can hear your guide clearly. As you walk, you can take part in Disney-themed trivia, and hear behind-the-scenes info about Disney on Broadway from your guide who’s in the industry. Stop by theaters such as Marriott Marquis and American Airlines. Along your tour, you also pass through Duffy Square, and gain exclusive access to the New Amsterdam Theatre’s prop and costume studio where many props and costumes from Disney shows are stored. Your Disney on Broadway tour ends at the New Amsterdam Theatre.
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Important Information
Departure Point
George M. Cohan Statue, W. 46th St. &, 7th Ave, New York, NY 10036, USA
Departure Time
9:30 AM
Duration
2h
Return Details
214 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036, USA
Inclusions
  • Exclusive behind-the-magic access to Disney Theatrical’s New Amsterdam Theatre (with Prop Studio access)
  • Expert in-house historian for your New Amsterdam Theatre tour
  • Broadway Insider to show you the ropes on a 1.5 hour Broadway tour (will also stay with you for New Amsterdam section)
  • Small groups
  • Entry/Admission - Walks
  • Entry/Admission - New Amsterdam Theater
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - The Lion King
  • Entry/Admission - Aladdin - The Musical
  • Entry/Admission - Frozen on Broadway
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The backstage area of Broadway theatres has been off limits to public tours for decades, and hasn't been accessed by the public in the New Amsterdam in nearly a century. We ask that you strictly respect your tour guide's instructions while backstage to continue to allow us to offer this highly exclusive experience.
  • Gratuities to guides are appreciated but never obligatory.
  • Please note that the tour meeting time is 15 minutes prior to the start time. No refunds or re-bookings can be provided for late arrivals or no shows after tour commencement or departure.
  • Please note, the voucher is NOT redeemable at the New Amsterdam Theater ticket desk.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Good but .... Awesome tourguide friendly and really fun !! But the tour was more about the history of broadway(almost 1.5h) and just 20m of Disney behin d the scenes!! So my little girl was disappointed, but I learned a lot about broadways history!! The costumes where fun
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Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Disney on Broadway Behind-the-Scenes Walking Tour
Responded 1 Jan 2020
That is so sweet! We are happy to hear that your daughter enjoyed her time on this tour and getting to try on costumes. Additionally, we will pass these comments along to our Quality Control department to see how we can improve this in the future! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us and hope that the rest of your time in New York City was just as awesome.
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Overall the tour was good. The best part was actually being in theater towards the end of the tour and my daughter getting to be on the stage and then trying on actual Disney costumes from the Aladdin show.
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Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Disney on Broadway Behind-the-Scenes Walking Tour
Responded 1 Jan 2020
We are so excited to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed your Disney on Broadway tour! Walking on stage and trying on costumes makes for a sweet ending to this experience.
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One of the best tours ever. Our guide Ric who is also a broadway actor gave us all the details of the broadway theaters since the beginnings till today’s date. We learned many things about the history of Broadway and visited the beautiful Amsterdam theatre were Aladdin is
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Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Disney on Broadway Behind-the-Scenes Walking Tour
Responded 20 Nov 2019
We are glad to hear that you had fun backstage at Amsterdam and that Ric was able to give you the inside scoop on your Behind-the-Scene tour! Thank you so much for your recommendation; we hope that the rest of your visit to New York was filled with just as much adventure!
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We met at the George M Cohen statue in Times Square. Our guide was also an actor. He led us through the history and area of Times Square and ended up at the New Amsterdam Theater. We were given an introduction and allowed to go on stage. Then we were allow to try on some of
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Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Disney on Broadway Behind-the-Scenes Walking Tour
Responded 30 Oct 2019
Thank you for your review! We're glad that you enjoyed your inside-peek of Broadway and New York theater with us.
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The tour was amazing!! Tour guide knew a lot about Broadway and gave us really detail informations. I really like the tour!
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Response from TakeWalksSF, Guest Relations Manager at Disney on Broadway Behind-the-Scenes Walking Tour
Responded 23 Sep 2019
We're so glad that you joined us on this visit to Broadway! Thank you for your kind review; we're excited that you enjoyed it!
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Great tour
Small group of 24. Tour leader was an actor so he was animated and enjoyable. Battery park is outstanding starting
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Great trip
Excellent guide Avalro- sorry not sure of spelling - informative and funny- fantastic trip highly recommended
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