East Village Walking Tour on Saturdays & Wednesdays @ 12:00 pm – $15
Learn all about East Village Apartments‘ history in East Village Walking Tour
This is a crash course in East Village/Lower East Side history. From the farmlands of the 1600s and the wealthy estates of the 1700s to immigration, tenements, the “melting pot” and how the East Village became a haven for artists and counter-culturalists in the twentieth century (and everything in between).
Reservations: Not Required, you can pay your guide
Duration: 1.5 – 2 hours, Distance: 4-6 blocks
Meet: 308 Bowery (btwn E. Houston & Bleecker)
Directions: F, or V train to 2nd Avenue/Lower East Side or 6 trains to Bleecker/Lafayette
Check out the website for many other affordable & interesting tours in our neighborhood (Alphabet City, The Bowery, Lower East Side, etc.).