Posts Tagged: Must-see New York

9/11 Memorial and Museum at Ground Zero

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In this post, we detail how to visit the National September 11th Memorial, also known as the 9/11 Memorial, World Trade Center Memorial, the Ground Zero Memorial, or the Twin Towers Memorial.  It is free to visit the memorial and you do not need tickets.  Tickets to the Museum and One World Observatory are required […]

A Review of Carnegie Hall Tours

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This post is a review of Carnegie Hall Tours, what to expect, how to get a discount and much more.  One of the world’s most famous music venues, Carnegie Hall has been the showcase for legendary performers from around the world since its opening in 1891. And it is open to the public. Where is […]

Washington Square Park

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This park may be on the small side, at 9.75 acres, but it is one of the most easily recognizable spots in all of New York City.  The park is often bustling with both locals and tourists, and it is located right in the heart of one of New York’s great neighborhoods, Greenwich Village. Pay […]

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour

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NYC statue of liberty

The Statue of Liberty is one of the most iconic images of freedom. Considered by many to be the eighth wonder of the world, the statue is a modern marvel and engineering feat. In case you haven’t noticed, she’s also amazingly beautiful. On this tour, you will discover the historical importance of Liberty Enlightening the World, as she’s […]

27 Things to Do in Central Park

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Things to Do in Central Park

This post covers things to do and see in Central Park.  While we offer many different guided Central Park tours, we know that many travelers prefer to explore on their own at their own pace. This self-guided tour and list of things to do in Central Park will help you make the most of your […]

Central Park Tours

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Central Park Walking Tours

This post lists and compares the best Central Park tours, including walking, bike as well as horse and carriage tours.  We at Free Tours by Foot offer two main Central Park walking tours.  We also offer an anytime, GPS-enabled audio tour. Occasionally, we offer a combined 4-hour tour with a refreshment break.  We recommend taking a […]

15 Best Bagels in New York City

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New York bagels

New York is well-known for its bagels and we recommend you try them on your next visit or stay. There isn’t a New Yorker who doesn’t know what a bagel is, let alone not eaten one. With hundreds of bagel stores throughout the city, how to know which bagels are the best? Our guide below will […]

Broadway and the Theater District Tour

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NEw York broadway and off-broadway

Come and take a self-guided tour of Broadway Theatre District.  This tour covers some of the major theaters in Manhattan’s Theater District.  This tour will take you anywhere from 1 hr 30 min to 2 hrs in length.   Related Posts: Don’t forget that you can get discounted Broadway show tickets in Times Square. Be sure […]