Virtual Flatiron History Tour

One of NYC's most fascinating neighborhoods!

Cost
Free

 

Learn the history and hidden stories of the Flatiron District on this engaging virtual tour!

The Flatiron District is more than just one amazing building. It’s been the home to circuses, high end shopping, toys, the first tallest building in the world, and the original location of the Statue of Liberty. It’s even the original home of one NYC’s most popular entertainment venues, where the the nation’s first crime of the century occurred. Join us for a virtual walk and talk through the neighborhood and learn the incredible history and hidden history of one of New York City’s most popular neighborhoods!

 

Quick Details about this Virtual NYC Tour:

What: live guided history and architecture tour of the Flatiron District

Where: Zoom!

When: Wednesdays from 6-7pm

Location: Manhattan (Virtual)

Duration: 1 Hour

Enjoy some of New York City’s history virtually, with a local!

On this tour we will discuss:

  • 200 Fifth Avenue Building
  • Edith Wharton’s Home
  • Ladies Mile
  • Flatiron Building and what’s become of it today
  • Madison Square Park
  • The birth of Shake Shack
  • Why there’s a sculpture of the man responsible for annexing Alaska in the park
  • Original Madison Square Garden
  • Why the Statute of Liberty’s first location was in park
  • The first “murder of the century!”

Our tour guides: All of our tour guides are working actors, comedians or writers, as well as amazing storytellers. Every tour comes packed with personality!