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Family Greenwich Village Tour

CityShop Tours dba NYC Kids Tours

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Greenwich Village is known for its bohemian roots as well as its great restaurants and cafés. But it’s also an exciting neighborhood for kids. This 1.5-hour guided tour takes kids (and the people who love them) through this historic neighborhood, stopping at the Bleecker Street playground, Washington Square Park and Magnolia Bakery — to sample the legendary cupcakes, of course. Along the way, kids have activity sheets, keeping them engaged with the neighborhood’s history and culture.

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Itinerary
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Pass By: 5 Ave, Waverly Pl., W. 4 St. and Macdougal St. Washington Square Park, New York City, NY 10011

Tour begins at Washington Square Park.

Pass By: Greenwich Village, 14th Street and West of Broadway, New York City, NY

Kids and Greenwich Village, it turns out, go together like peanut butter and jelly, chocolate chips and cookie dough, and cupcakes and frosting. Begin this highly educational, 1.5-hour kid-centric tour by meeting up with your guide in this historic neighborhood.
On the subject of cupcakes and frosting, one of the first stops will be Magnolia Bakery, famous for its delicious cupcakes. Along the way, the guide regales young tour-goers with interesting tales about the history of this old neighborhood. Each child participant will be given an activity sheet with exercises that correspond to the neighborhood, including vocabulary lessons. There are three levels of activity sheets, enough to keep everyone engaged.

Pass By: Bleecker Street Playground, 414 Bleecker St Corner of Bleecker and Hudson, New York City, NY 10014-2180

Monkey around at the Bleecker Street playground, a favorite local hangout for celebrity parents.

Pass By: Father Demo Square, Bleecker St, New York City, NY 10014

Stroll by historic and famous sites such as Jackson Square, Chaim Gross’ statue The Family, Abingdon Square, Our Lady of Pompeii Church, and Father Demo Square. A stop at Blue Note Jazz Club will help tour participants understand the importance of music, particularly jazz, to the neighborhood’s past.

Pass By: 5 Ave, Waverly Pl., W. 4 St. and Macdougal St. Washington Square Park, New York City, NY 10011

The final stop is leafy Washington Square Park, where the children will put on a short play about the founding of the park. Each kid will play a role.
There will be a 15-minute bathroom break along the way, and the tour ends at Washington Square Park, leaving you free to continue to explore the neighborhood on your own.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Wheelchair and stroller accessible
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Cupcake for all travelers
  • Activity sheets for children


Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Additional food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities


Departure Point
Washington Square Arch, Washington Square N, New York, NY 10012, USA


Departure Time
2:30pm

Duration
1 hour 30 minutes

Return Details
Returns to original departure point


Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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