Take a FREE guided walking tour of the High Line at the West Side Rail yards. Beginning 9:00 a.m. today, openhousenewyork will begin taking reservations for walking tours of the High Line at the West Side Rail Yards. The tours are Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16. Reserve your spot early – in the past, the spaces have filled up within minutes.
Learn about NYC’s Dutch past in a free walking tour of lower Manhattan and the Bowery on Sunday, Nov. 21st. East Village landmark explores St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery from its roots in the 17th-century, when the Big Apple was called New Amsterdam, to its current life as a church and performance space, including hosting annual readings of Allen Ginsberg’s Howl and the plays of experimental-theater guru Richard Foreman. The one hour tour begins at 1 p.m. and is available in both English and Dutch. The FREE NYC walking tour is part of 5 Dutch Days, an annual citywide celebration of New York’s Dutch heritage.