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A History of Housing the Poor: A Walk of New York's Lower East Side

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Centre Street
Centre St, New York, NY, USATour starts nearby the sculpture, Triumph of the Human Spirit, at Foley Square
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  • 1
    Foley Square
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Columbus Park
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 3
    Lower East Side
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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    Pass by Manhattan Bridge
    Pass by Museum at Eldridge Street
    Pass by Seward Park
    Pass by Forward Building
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    Tenement Museum
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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You'll end at
Hotel Indigo Lower East Side New York
171 Ludlow St, New York, NY 10002, USAWe end overlooking the streets we walked from the upper floor lobby of the Indigo Hotel where we will be able to identify the various eras of tenement laws from a birds-eye perspective.
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    Departure Point
    Centre Street, Centre St, New York, NY, USA
    Duration
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Hotel Indigo Lower East Side New York, 171 Ludlow St, New York, NY 10002, USA
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • wear comfortable walking shoes
    • snacks and water are recommended to revitalize
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
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    Rob is an expert on the history of the tenements and immigration of the 1800’s and up. I live in New York and learn so many new things, the tour was the best we have done. Highly recommend.
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    Response from Robert A, Owner at A History of Housing the Poor: A Walk of New York's Lower East Side
    Responded 29 Dec 2019
    So grateful for your sterling review! Happy New Year!
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    Robert was great, giving us a terrific perspective of the history of low income housing in the Lower East Side, and the succession of immigrant populations who passed through there. His binder of charts and pictures he shared with us as we walked was very helpful, as we saw how
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    Response from Robert A, Owner at A History of Housing the Poor: A Walk of New York's Lower East Side
    Responded 29 Dec 2019
    Thank you for taking the time and for such a sterling review, much appreciated, I hope to see you again. Best wishes and happy New Year!
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    We were amazed at the knowledge that Robert Amell shared with us. He was well organized and well-versed on the history of housing in New York City. He answered our many questions and was very gracious to spend so much time with us. Our eyes were opened and we want to know even
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    Response from Robert A, Owner at A History of Housing the Poor: A Walk of New York's Lower East Side
    Responded 8 Dec 2019
    Thank you for letting me take you around, it was a pleasure to show you the city. I appreciate your review and hope to see you again!
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    We were visiting NYC with friends and found this tour. Rob was a phenomenal resource and we couldn't have enjoyed our experience more! We learned so much about the immigrant history and housing. We would definitely take another tour with Rob. Thanks for a wonderful NYC
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    Response from Robert A, Owner at A History of Housing the Poor: A Walk of New York's Lower East Side
    Responded 20 Oct 2019
    Thank you for making me part of your trip and I thoroughly enjoyed your company. I hope to see you again!
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    My husband & I really enjoyed the tour and learned about the horrid housing conditions of immigrants in the 1800s and early 1900s.
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    Response from Robert A, Owner at A History of Housing the Poor: A Walk of New York's Lower East Side
    Responded 25 Sep 2019
    Thank you so much for your review! I hope to see you again on a future tour.
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    About the operator
    By: Manhattan Unlocked Historical and Architectural Walking Tours
    Stephanie G
    10
    Amazing tour of the history of New York’s tenements
    Rob is an expert on the history of the tenements and immigration of the 1800’s and up. I live in New York and
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    Jeff G
    722
    Super Informative Look at the History of Low Income Housing in NYC/Lower East Side
    Robert was great, giving us a terrific perspective of the history of low income housing in the Lower East Side,
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    Jeremy S
    63
    Brilliant walk and excellent guide
    My wife and I (and our small dog) went on the recreated sights of the 1840s walk with Robert on a cold New York
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    RhodaJoyner
    110
    Manhattan UnLocked-Robert Amell-Superb!
    We were amazed at the knowledge that Robert Amell shared with us. He was well organized and well-versed on the
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    Bill B
    8019
    Great fun, if you love architecture a definite must do!
    We did - Recreate the Most Popular Walking Tour of 1840 and essentially it is a SoHo Tour taking you through how
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    Deborah L
    10
    Great Tour and Guide
    Rob was very knowledgeable and provided us with a great tour. The history/background of the upper West Side added
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    Murray H
    20
    Excellent and Informative Tour
    Walked around the lower east side, 5 points, and china town area for 2 hours, listening to the guide point out the
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    Patricia H
    20
    Wonderful tour!!
    We were visiting NYC with friends and found this tour. Rob was a phenomenal resource and we couldn't have enjoyed
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    Jerry J.
    21
    We saw history march uptown!
    Rob pulled back the layers of time to show us the world that was there before in midtown Manhattan. He's a real
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    Bouwensc
    10
    Fabulous Tour
    This tour was an amazing way to see the city. Even though it was my first time visiting New York, I feel like I
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