Guided tour

NYC: St Patrick's Cathedral Audio Tour & 5th Av Walking Tour

NYC: St Patrick's Cathedral Audio Tour & 5th Av Walking Tour

From US$ 35 per person

Enjoy a 1-hour guided walking tour exploring Fifth Avenue and the Rockefeller Center, then gain Fastpass access to St Patrick's Cathedral for the self-guided audio tour.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 2 hours
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Skip the line through express security check
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
English, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible


  • Enjoy exclusive Fastpass access to St Patrick's Cathedral
  • Discover highlights on Fifth Avenue with an expert English-speaking guide
  • Learn the history of the famous Rockefeller Center and Radio City Music Hall
  • Photograph the famous Atlas Statue and the Rockefeller Sunken Plaza featuring the golden Prometheus Statue.
  • View the stunning 3,700 stained glass panels inside St. Patrick's Cathedral
Full description
Join the only walking tour that is a Charter Partner of St Patrick's Cathedral for exclusive Fastpass access to the largest gothic-style Catholic Cathedral in the US. Discover the iconic 5th Avenue with your guide and learn about landmarks like Rockefeller Center and Radio Music Hall before visiting the Cathedral on a self-guided audio tour. Your experience begins with a 1-hour walking tour with an English-speaking guide of Fifth Avenue. Admire the Atlas Statue and stroll past Saks Fifth Avenue. See the famous Rockefeller Center, Channel Gardens, and Radio City Hall. Benefit from the interesting insights of your local guide as you learn about the history, the architecture and the movies filmed in this area. The walking tour will end at St. Patrick's Cathedral - the largest decorated gothic-style Catholic Cathedral in the United States, taking up an entire city block. Your guide will escort you through the fast-track line to receive your included multilingual audio guide. All visitors must go through a mandatory airport-style security line. Once you are inside the Cathedral, the experience is self-guided. You can listen to the ca 1- hour long audio tour in one of five languages (English, French, Spanish, Portuguese or Italian) and explore the Cathedral at your own pace. It is recommended to allow up to 1.5-hours as you may wish to pause the audio tour at times to enjoy features like the Lady Chapel, the towering twin spires, the 9280 lbs main doors which can be opened by a single person, the main altar with its solid bronze baldachin, the stained glass windows (including the Rose window) and the Pieta replica which is three times the size of Michelangelo's. There is also a child's version of the tour available in English only.
  • 1-hour guided walking tour of 5th Avenue in English
  • Fast-track entry into St Patrick's Cathedral
  • St Patrick's Cathedral self-guided audio tour in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, or Italian
  • Children's self-guided audio tour of St Patrick's Cathedral (available in English only)
  • Souvenir lanyard
  • Local taxes
  • Tips for the guide (optional)
  • Live guide inside the Cathedral
  • Admission to Top of the Rock Observatory
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof that they have received at least one dose of a FDA or WHO-approved Covid-19 vaccine. Proof of vaccination may include the NYC COVID Safe App, Excelsior Pass, CDC Vaccination Card (or photo), NYC Vaccination Record, or official immunization record from outside NYC or the US
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)

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Meeting point

Please meet in front of the Atlas Statue located across 5th Ave from the main entrance to St Patricks Cathedral.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Face mask or protective covering

Not allowed

  • Food and drinks
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
  • All visitors to St Patrick's Cathedral must pass through airport-style security
  • St Patrick's Cathedral audio tour is available in English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and French
  • It is recommended that you bring your own headphones, although disposable headphones can be provided
  • Sanitized audio devices are available for use at the Cathedral, but you can also download the audio tour onto your own personal device from the App Store or Google Play
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