NYC Secrets of Grand Central Walking Tour
Did you know there is a hidden tennis court inside Grand Central? Or that the ceiling is backwards? Discover many more secrets on this tour and learn about the surprising history of this New York City icon! This tour is led by a native New Yorker who is a licensed New York City Tour guide.
- Discover the secrets of one of NYC’s most iconic buildings
Learn about the design flaw as large as Grand Central’s main concourse
- Find one of NYC’s most elegant cocktail bars formally an office, a speakeasy and a jail
- Peek into the entrance of the glass walkways
- Locate Grand Central’s hidden tennis court
- Decipher the hidden symbols of the family that built Grand Central
See what’s left of Grand Central’s lost movie theater
Stop At: Grand Central Terminal, 89 E 42nd Street, New York City, New York 10017
We will explore the many hidden gems inside Grand Central Terminal while learning all about the history of this iconic NYC building!
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Pass By: Midtown, New York City, New York
This tour takes place in the heart of midtown!
Pass By: MetLife Building, 200 Park Ave, New York City, New York 10166
We will see the Metlife as we walk around Grand Central
Pass By: Chrysler Building, 405 Lexington and 42nd St., New York City, New York 10174
We will see the beautiful Chrysler building as we go outside to take a close look at Grand Central Terminal's clock
Stop At: Campbell Apartment, 15 Vanderbilt Ave, Grand Central Terminal, New York City, New York 10017
We will peek inside this amazing bar hidden inside Grand Central Terminal
Duration: 5 minutes
Pass By: Grand Central Market, 89 E 42nd St, Grand Central Terminal, New York City, New York 10017
We will see it on this tour
Pass By: Graybar Electric Building (Graybar Rats), 420 Lexington Ave, New York City, New York 10170
We will end our tour there!
Stop At: New York City, New York City, New York
This tour takes place right in the middle of Manhattan in New York City
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Pass By: Manhattan Skyline, New York City, New York 11201
- Reservations are REQUIRED for all bookings
- Book Your Package On-Line and Receive Your Confirmation
- Departure point: Detailed check-in instructions - including the address and parking information if applicable - will be included in your final confirmation email.
- Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes (Approx.)
- Return Details: Returns to original departure point
- Guided walking tour led by a local New Yorker
- Ear pieces provided to each guests, ensuring everyone hears the guide perfectly, even from a distance
- Gratuities (Optional)
What To Bring
- Confirmation Voucher (printed or mobile)
- Any required or suggested items listed on your confirmation email.
- A Smile!
- Wheelchair accessible
- Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
- Service animals allowed
- Public transportation options are available nearby
- Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
- Suitable for all physical fitness levels
- Tour is in English
- The tour starts in front of Track 29, inside Grand Central Terminal's main concourse. Your guide will be holding an "Untapped New York" sign.
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
- This tour requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
- This tour 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.
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