Midtown Manhattan Tour

Arguably the world’s busiest and most crowded and valuable pieces of real estate, Midtown Manhattan is what most visitors envision when they think of New York City.  Home to some of the city’s most iconic architecture, from Gothic to Post-Modern and from Beaux-Arts to Art Deco (lots of Art Deco) – it’s not difficult to understand why.  Behind these massive facades lie fascinating stories just waiting to be unveiled.


Let Free Tours by Foot guide you through Midtown Manhattan.  This two hour tour will take you from the pulsating beats of Times Square and Grand Central Terminal to the majesty and tranquility of St. Patrick’s Cathedral.  You may also be interested in our Midtown Manhattan Night Tour and our Grand Central Terminal Tour.

Sights we cover on the tour:

Click our self-guided Midtown Manhattan tour for more info on what you might see on tour.  See photos of the tour on our Facebook page.
**sites we do not enter, but cover from the outside.

Tour information

Midtown Manhattan TourReservations: REQUIRED. Click here to reserve.

Where: Meet your guide at the Waffles and Dinges kiosk at 42nd and 6th Ave. Look for your guide with the Free Tours by Foot logo. Check out our Google map for directions to Bryant Park starting point.  Tour ends in Times Square near the TKTS Booth.  Check out or Google map for directions from the tour ending point.  

Duration: Approximately 2 hours. Total distance is approximately 1 mile (1.6K).

When: View our Calendar

Cost: This tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done.  A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.