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Broadway Up Close Walking Tours

41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
+1 917-841-0187
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Proud to be Gypsies

We are proud members of experiencing every Act, that Broadway Up Close has to offer. Act III was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jose P
So fun to walk the same paths as Alexander Hamilton & Friends/Foes/Family

Having read Ron Chernow's book prior to seeing Hamilton, plus having done our own walking self... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Laura M
Augusta, Georgia
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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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41st St, Between 7th and 8th Avenues, New York City, NY 10036-7203
+1 917-841-0187

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are proud members of experiencing every Act, that Broadway Up Close has to offer. Act III was very entertaining and educational. Tim, once again, went into great detail, on how these uptown theaters were constructed, how they survived, and how they flourish. Not only...More

Thank Jose P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Having read Ron Chernow's book prior to seeing Hamilton, plus having done our own walking self guided tour of the Wall Street area, I wasn't certain there was much left that would thrill me. Cory, a total rock star, delivered a really fun, fact filled...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is my second Broadway Up Close with with Tim Dolan. This was an up close tour of Alexander Hamilton & his buddies & how it wound up being one of the most amazing shows on Broadway. So many interesting facts I never knew. This...More

Thank ebmom48
Reviewed 5 days ago

A terrific tour (Act II) -- the perfect blend of theater history, trivia, and inside info. My mother and my daughter (age 10) were entertained and captivated. Tim was a great guide and we plan to take another tour when we are next in NYC.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of the best tours my wife and I have ever taken. Tim, our guide, was very knowledgable about the workings of the broadway theater and the individual theatre buildings. It is obvious he has done a lot of digging to know very...More

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Molly had a great personality and involved all of us with her excellent knowledge of Broadway, history, and storytelling skills. Five of us were paired with four others, and nine was a very nice size for the tour. Molly had a nice audio speaker so...More

Thank EEVH
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a lot of fun and learned so much during my Act 1 and Hamiltour last week. Both tour guides were excellent. Cary our guide for Act 1 had a true passion for Broadway and he truly enjoyed sharing his knowledge. He even shared...More

Thank sandymb57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us went on the First Act tour with Tim. The tour was filled with fascinating behind the scenes information from an insider who really knows his stuff. Tim has done great research and he's also appeared in many Broadway productions so he knows...More

Thank spritzel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been on the Act 1 and Act 2 tours I was so excited to hear about the Ghostlight tour. Especially during October. The stories Tim has collected and the images and anecdotes really brought the superstitious side of the theatre to life for me...More

Thank Krisandbiff
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a small group with different levels of knowledge of Broadway and the Theater who had come from across the country for Elsiefest. Tim was the iconic Irish actor in his green. The walk for Act II was nice while not being taxing (even...More

Thank mwpiper
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19 December 2016|
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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