Private New York City Midtown Landmarks Walking Tour

17 Ratings
  • Live Guide
  • Pickup Service
  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket

On this private walking tour through Midtown Manhattan and cover some of the most famous landmarks in New York City, including the Chrysler Building, Grand Central Terminal, NY Public Library, Rockefeller Center, Bryant Park, Times Square, Park Avenue, Waldorf Astoria, and Saint Patrick's Cathedral. Learn about these world-famous buildings and places in an intimate group setting without microphones, flags or memorized scripts.

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Grand Central Terminal

Explore one of the most famous, beautiful, and important buildings in New York City -- Grand Central Terminal -- inside and out. Learn about its ups and downs over the last century, the Vanderbilt connection, and test out the "Whispering Gallery". Enjoy a small chocolate treat inside the Terminal.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chrysler Building

Learn about one of America's most famous skyscrapers -- a stunning example of New York's "wedding cake" Art Deco architecture -- and its role in the "Race For the World's Tallest" in the late 1920s.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: New York Public Library

Discover the Beaux-Arts masterpiece on Fifth Avenue that is the NY Public Library and learn why it's called the "People's Palace", what rare gems are houses in its collection, and some fun facts about the massive classical building. We may explore the building's stunning interior if group size and library hours allow.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: St. Patrick's Cathedral

Learn about the iconic late-19th-century Gothic cathedral that graces Fifth Avenue and enjoy a terrific photo opportunity from across the street next to the Atlas sculpture. We may go inside the cathedral (optional) if time allows.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Bryant Park

Take a breather inside one of New York's most popular green spaces, surrounded by Midtown skyscrapers on all sides. Learn about the American Radiator Building, the Empire State Building, and the evolution of the area, while taking a short break in the park.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Times Square

Learn about New York's "Center of the Universe" -- Times Square and the Broadway Theater District -- and enjoy terrific photo opportunities.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Rockefeller Center

Explore Rockefeller Plaza (the seasonal location of the famous ice-skating rink), 30 Rockefeller Center (observation deck not included), and Radio City Music Hall. Learn about the Rockefellers, the Center's history, and some incredible 1930s-era artwork.

Duration: 30 minutes
This site uses cookies to improve your experience. By continuing to browse you agree to the use of cookies. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.