East Village Rock n' Roll Walking Tour

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Key Details
Duration
2 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Instant Confirmation
Live Guide
English

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What You'll Do
  • Walk past CBGB's
  • See Joey Ramone's NYC apartment
  • Stroll through the historic East Village
  • Learn the history of the area from your knowledgeable guide
  • See the infamous Filmore East
Overview
Explore the East Village and learn about the three genres of music that helped form the history of rock culture. on this 2 hour fully guided walking tour.
What to Expect
Explore the East Village and learn about the three genres of music that helped form the history of rock culture. on this 2 hour fully guided walking tour.

What a great neighborhood and one that you may not have explored on your own. The tour takes us through the East Village, Alphabet City and the Bowery. The East Village rock n' roll tour explores the music scene from the 60's through the present. It's a historical tour that will leave you asking 'why didn't I do this tour sooner".

Rock, Punk and Glam are the hree genres of music that helped form the history of a rock culture and we will explore them all. New York City's East Village helped introduce new music, rock 'n' roll fashion and a way of life to the world. Now you can check out the sites and stories of The Ramones, New York Dolls, CBGB's, Andy Warhol, The Velvet Underground, The Fillmore East, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Iggy Pop and more.

Find out where they played, lived, shopped and shot album covers, plus soak up the rich musical history of this historic Lower East Side neighborhood. Although many of these landmarks have changed, the memories continue to inspire up and coming New York City bands.

We'll explore the neighborhood's rock history, focusing on sites and artists including:

• CBGB's
• The Fillmore East
• Joey Ramone's NYC pad
• St. Marks Hotel
• Trash and Vaudeville
• Iggy Pop's former residence
• Andy Warhol
• The Velvet Underground
• Madonna's first NYC apartment and more...
What's Included
  • 2 hour walking tour
  • Professional guide
What's Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Gratuities
Meeting Point

We meet at the SW Corner of East 9th Street and 3rd Avenue in the East Village. (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
We highly recommend that you bring bottled water and your camera.

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