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Broadway Up Close Walking Tours

208 W 41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
+1 917-841-0187
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Broadway Up Close is doing this thing RIGHT.

I took the Act II tour with Tim this week, and was thoroughly impressed. The entire tour stayed... read more

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carlykincannon
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New York City, New York
One of the best tours I have ever been on!

I was lucky enough to take my tour on a record breaking temperature day in February. Tim, our tour... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bluiblnd1
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Have you ever wanted to know which Broadway theaters are haunted? Are you curious to know what a Broadway "swing" is? Have you ever heard about the ghost light? If so, then this tour is just for you! "The Great White Way" has always been a world full of mystery, tradition, history and spectacle. Now, you too can learn all there is to know about Broadway on our two hour tour. All of our guides are working theatre professionals and will share stories and anecdotes from Broadway!
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208 W 41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
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Reviewed yesterday

I took the Act II tour with Tim this week, and was thoroughly impressed. The entire tour stayed within just a few blocks, so it's not an excessive amount of walking. Most of our time was spent listening to Tim's incredible stories! Being a New...More

Thank carlykincannon
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was lucky enough to take my tour on a record breaking temperature day in February. Tim, our tour guide, was informative as well as entertaining. Although I live in New York and frequent the theater taking this tour gave me a new insight to...More

Thank Bluiblnd1
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Did Part 1 in 2014 and really enjoyed it. Last week did Part 2 with Tim who was fantastic. Made Broadway come to life that just going to see the shows does not. Learning about the theatres, owners and what happens behind the scenes as...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ryan was a knowledgeable and charming tour guide. We thoroughly enjoyed our time with him. Our granddaughter was with us and we were visiting NYU the next day as a possible college. Ryan is a graduate of their theatre department so he was very encouraging...More

Thank dbastroth
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tim Dolan is as learned as he is charming. My, does he know his history! More to the point, we find on this HAMILTOUR that all he had to do was hear one little fact and that set him on an expedition to find more...More

Thank pfilichia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ghosts, ghost, and more ghosts! We love ghosts and ghost stories. This was a fabulous tour of just that with great Broadway history intertwined. The tour was so fascinating we couldn’t believe an hour and a half had passed. We learned so much from our...More

Thank Mary D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was part of my Valentine’s Day gift, and I couldn’t have asked for a better one! As someone who goes on Ghost Tours everywhere she goes, this is the best one I have ever been on. Tim, our tour guide, was super friendly...More

Thank Jessica A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our walking tour of ACT ONE of these tours. Tim was our guide and he was wonderful, answering all our questions and exuding enthusiasm and knowledge. I would recommend this tour to anyone interested in learning history of some of the Broadway theaters...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok - so you may never have been on a small walking tour of an aspect of a major city, and you may even have some doubts about how good/interesting/fun/valueformoney it's all going to be. You may also have heard stories, like we did, that...More

Thank hellfirekid
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tim was awesome he has so much knowledge of Broadway history and secrets the things he will tell you will blow your mind and he a very fun guide me and my friends gave done act 1 and act 2 act 3 will be very...More

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Arekson
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Response from tjdolan85 | Property representative |
Hey Alex, Great to hear from you! Yes, it should definitely be up and running by January, I think! I'm putting the finishing touches on it as we speak. This tour will actually be south of 50th Street...much further... More
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