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The quality and quantity of those free tours is truly amazing: Uptown, Downtown, Midtown, Greenwich Village, Flatiron District, Lower East Side - each of those parts of town is covered by at least one free tour

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29 free walks and tours in New York City (NYC) Wed, 09/22/2021 - and on...

Before you decide to take a paid tour or a city walk in New York City, you may want to check out the tours and city walks available for free or for a nominal charge, as they are among the many free, low budget and inexpensive events New York City has to offer. Please see tours/city walks schedule below.

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Birdwatching | Guided Bird Walk


An experienced birding guide leads a walk to observe the diversity of migrating birds that visit the park. Wednesdays, September 8-October 13, 2021
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Sep 22
8:00 am

Free
Birdwatchings, September 22, 2021, 09/22/2021, Guided Bird Walk

Tour | Spain: The Monumental Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (online, livestream)


Santiago de Compostela is a must-see when you visit Galicia, Spain. This is your chance to see up close the old town streets and the exterior of the Cathedral visiting all the Plazas. You will also learn the rituals that pilgrims perform when arriving at the Cathedral.
   New York City, NY; NYC
Wed, Sep 22
10:30 am

Free
Tours, September 22, 2021, 09/22/2021, Spain: The Monumental Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (online, livestream)

Park Walk | Fall Birding Tour


Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow! Tours will be capped at 12 participants to allow for social distancing. A face covering is encouraged for participation in this program.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Sep 23
5:00 pm

Free
Park Walks, September 23, 2021, 09/23/2021, Fall Birding Tour

Tour | Red Square: Moscow's Must-See (online, livestream)


A visit to Red Square is a must for all first-time visitors to Moscow as it has been the city's historic and cultural center for centuries, holding everything from a medieval marketplace to Soviet military parades and rock concerts. This tour will allow you to learn the history, travellers' tips and tricks, the cultural and architectural background of such gems as magnificent St Basil's Cathedral, palace-looking GUM Department Store, onion-domed Orthodox Kazan Cathedral, and the famous Lenin's mausoleum.
   New York City, NY; NYC
Fri, Sep 24
1:00 pm

Free
Tours, September 24, 2021, 09/24/2021, Red Square: Moscow's Must-See (online, livestream)

Birdwatching | Island Bird Walk


Meet the birds of Governors Island with one of their expert guides. Over 220 bird species have been spotted on the island, which provides excellent habitat all year round. Whether you’re an expert birder or a beginner, these tours will help you discover all of the bird life the island has to offer. Binoculars are available to borrow. Limited to 10. Saturdays, July 3-October 30, 2021 (except July 17)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Sep 25
2:00 pm

Free
Birdwatchings, September 25, 2021, 09/25/2021, Island Bird Walk

Tour | Machu Picchu: The Lost City of the Incas (online, livestream)


Starting from the top viewpoint, the tour guide Mike will slowly reveal to you the entire historical site of Machu Picchu, one of the New Wonders of the World. Its majestic setting surrounded by mountains will surely be a wonderful sight. As you slowly walk down, you will be able to spot orchids and many other fauna and flora that thrive in the cloud forest. You will likely be able to hang out with some llamas along the way as well.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sun, Sep 26
9:00 am

Free
Tours, September 26, 2021, 09/26/2021, Machu Picchu: The Lost City of the Incas (online, livestream)

Tour | Waterfront Walk: Guided Park Tour


Docents lead a walking tour traversing the Park's beautiful landscape. Learn about the history of the Brooklyn waterfront, how the Park came to life, and its sustainable design. Sundays, September 5-October 31, 2021
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sun, Sep 26
10:30 am

Free
Tours, September 26, 2021, 09/26/2021, Waterfront Walk: Guided Park Tour

Tour | Historic Flatiron District Walking Tour


Join a professional guide on a 90-minute journey through this vibrant neighborhood, viewing some of the City’s most notable landmarks, including the New York Life Insurance Building, the MetLife Clock Tower, the Appellate Courthouse, and the famous Flatiron Building. Every Sunday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sun, Sep 26
11:00 am

Free
Tours, September 26, 2021, 09/26/2021, Historic Flatiron District Walking Tour

Park Walk | Fall Birding Tour


Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow! Tours will be capped at 12 participants to allow for social distancing. A face covering is encouraged for participation in this program.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Sep 27
8:30 am

Free
Park Walks, September 27, 2021, 09/27/2021, Fall Birding Tour

City Walk | Garment District Tour: Immigrants, Child Labor, Triangle Factory Fire, Gangsters (livestream)


Take a virtual walking tour of this historic Manhattan neighborhood with an expert guide. You will learn about: - Your guide's personal experiences in the fashion industry/district over the last half century: changes in fashion through the years; - Immigrants and the growth of the NYC apparel industry: factories and workers; visit into several factories over the years; - The Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire of 1911: unions and gangsters; - How the Garment District of today relocated to its current location: Fashion Ave and The Fashion Walk of Fame; - A look into the future of the garment industry.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Sep 27
7:00 pm

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City Walks, September 27, 2021, 09/27/2021, Garment District Tour: Immigrants, Child Labor, Triangle Factory Fire, Gangsters (livestream)

Birdwatching | Morning Bird Walk in the Park


A guide shows you birds in the park during autumn migration. Beginners and advanced are welcome. Tuesdays, September 7-September 28, 2021
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Sep 28
7:30 am

Free
Birdwatchings, September 28, 2021, 09/28/2021, Morning Bird Walk in the Park

Tour | Rio de Janeiro's Street Art in Most Charming Neighborhood (online, livestream)


Dive into the colors of the most charming neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro: Santa Teresa! Also known as Montmartre Carioca, it is the neighborhood of artists and artisans. With lots of graffiti, beautiful murals, stencils, tiles, it will be an incredible experience. 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Sep 28
1:30 pm

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Tours, September 28, 2021, 09/28/2021, Rio de Janeiro's Street Art in Most Charming Neighborhood (online, livestream)

Birdwatching | Guided Bird Walk


An experienced birding guide leads a walk to observe the diversity of migrating birds that visit the park. Wednesdays, September 8-October 13, 2021
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Sep 29
8:00 am

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Birdwatchings, September 29, 2021, 09/29/2021, Guided Bird Walk

Park Walk | Park Tour


Led by park staff, this an enjoyable walking tour of park. Discover how the park successfully transformed a haven for crime and drugs into Manhattan’s Town Square . Guides are loaded with expertise on the park’s rich history, award-winning design, distinct amenities, and ongoing maintenance efforts. Weather permitting.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Sep 29
11:00 am

Free
Park Walks, September 29, 2021, 09/29/2021, Park Tour

Park Walk | Fall Birding Tour


Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow! Tours will be capped at 12 participants to allow for social distancing. A face covering is encouraged for participation in this program.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Sep 30
5:00 pm

Free
Park Walks, September 30, 2021, 09/30/2021, Fall Birding Tour

Birdwatching | Island Bird Walk


Meet the birds of Governors Island with one of their expert guides. Over 220 bird species have been spotted on the island, which provides excellent habitat all year round. Whether you’re an expert birder or a beginner, these tours will help you discover all of the bird life the island has to offer. Binoculars are available to borrow. Limited to 10. Saturdays, July 3-October 30, 2021 (except July 17)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Oct 2
2:00 pm

Free
Birdwatchings, October 02, 2021, 10/02/2021, Island Bird Walk

Tour | Waterfront Walk: Guided Park Tour


Docents lead a walking tour traversing the Park's beautiful landscape. Learn about the history of the Brooklyn waterfront, how the Park came to life, and its sustainable design. Sundays, September 5-October 31, 2021
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Sun, Oct 3
10:30 am

Free
Tours, October 03, 2021, 10/03/2021, Waterfront Walk: Guided Park Tour

Park Walk | Fall Birding Tour


Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow! Tours will be capped at 12 participants to allow for social distancing. A face covering is encouraged for participation in this program.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Oct 4
8:00 am

Free
Park Walks, October 04, 2021, 10/04/2021, Fall Birding Tour

Tour | Rio de Janeiro's Street Art in Most Charming Neighborhood (online, livestream)


Dive into the colors of the most charming neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro: Santa Teresa! Also known as Montmartre Carioca, it is the neighborhood of artists and artisans. With lots of graffiti, beautiful murals, stencils, tiles, it will be an incredible experience.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Oct 7
9:00 am

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Tours, October 07, 2021, 10/07/2021, Rio de Janeiro's Street Art in Most Charming Neighborhood (online, livestream)

Park Walk | Fall Birding Tour


Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow! Tours will be capped at 12 participants to allow for social distancing. A face covering is encouraged for participation in this program.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Oct 7
5:00 pm

Free
Park Walks, October 07, 2021, 10/07/2021, Fall Birding Tour

Birdwatching | Island Bird Walk


Meet the birds of Governors Island with one of their expert guides. Over 220 bird species have been spotted on the island, which provides excellent habitat all year round. Whether you’re an expert birder or a beginner, these tours will help you discover all of the bird life the island has to offer. Binoculars are available to borrow. Limited to 10. Saturdays, July 3-October 30, 2021 (except July 17)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Oct 9
2:00 pm

Free
Birdwatchings, October 09, 2021, 10/09/2021, Island Bird Walk

Tour | Waterfront Walk: Guided Park Tour


Docents lead a walking tour traversing the Park's beautiful landscape. Learn about the history of the Brooklyn waterfront, how the Park came to life, and its sustainable design. Sundays, September 5-October 31, 2021
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sun, Oct 10
10:30 am

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Tours, October 10, 2021, 10/10/2021, Waterfront Walk: Guided Park Tour

Park Walk | Fall Birding Tour


Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call the park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of midtown, the park is a hot spot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow! Tours will be capped at 12 participants to allow for social distancing. A face covering is encouraged for participation in this program.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Oct 11
8:00 am

Free
Park Walks, October 11, 2021, 10/11/2021, Fall Birding Tour

Park Walk | Park Tour


Led by park staff, this an enjoyable walking tour of park. Discover how the park successfully transformed a haven for crime and drugs into Manhattan’s Town Square . Guides are loaded with expertise on the park’s rich history, award-winning design, distinct amenities, and ongoing maintenance efforts. Weather permitting.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Oct 13
11:00 am

Free
Park Walks, October 13, 2021, 10/13/2021, Park Tour

Park Walk | Hudson Pier Tour


The design of this park's pier is inspired by the Manhattan shoreline that would have existed prior to Henry Hudson's 1609 expedition. The pier includes a series of ecological communities representing this native landscape, including from a woodland forest to the rocky tidal zone and the Hudson River itself. First come, first served. Please arrive early.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Oct 13
6:00 pm

Free
Park Walks, October 13, 2021, 10/13/2021, Hudson Pier Tour

Birdwatching | Island Bird Walk


Meet the birds of Governors Island with one of their expert guides. Over 220 bird species have been spotted on the island, which provides excellent habitat all year round. Whether you’re an expert birder or a beginner, these tours will help you discover all of the bird life the island has to offer. Binoculars are available to borrow. Limited to 10. Saturdays, July 3-October 30, 2021 (except July 17)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Oct 16
2:00 pm

Free
Birdwatchings, October 16, 2021, 10/16/2021, Island Bird Walk

Birdwatching | Island Bird Walk


Meet the birds of Governors Island with one of their expert guides. Over 220 bird species have been spotted on the island, which provides excellent habitat all year round. Whether you’re an expert birder or a beginner, these tours will help you discover all of the bird life the island has to offer. Binoculars are available to borrow. Limited to 10. Saturdays, July 3-October 30, 2021 (except July 17)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Oct 23
2:00 pm

Free
Birdwatchings, October 23, 2021, 10/23/2021, Island Bird Walk

Park Walk | Park Tour


Led by park staff, this an enjoyable walking tour of park. Discover how the park successfully transformed a haven for crime and drugs into Manhattan’s Town Square . Guides are loaded with expertise on the park’s rich history, award-winning design, distinct amenities, and ongoing maintenance efforts. Weather permitting.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Oct 27
11:00 am

Free
Park Walks, October 27, 2021, 10/27/2021, Park Tour

Birdwatching | Island Bird Walk


Meet the birds of Governors Island with one of their expert guides. Over 220 bird species have been spotted on the island, which provides excellent habitat all year round. Whether you’re an expert birder or a beginner, these tours will help you discover all of the bird life the island has to offer. Binoculars are available to borrow. Limited to 10. Saturdays, July 3-October 30, 2021 (except July 17)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Oct 30
2:00 pm

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Birdwatchings, October 30, 2021, 10/30/2021, Island Bird Walk
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