KENSICO CEMETERY

  See the graves of Ayn Rand, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Tommy Dorsey, Lou Gehrig, Danny Kaye and others on a beautiful autumn day. Go to Grand Central Terminal, get a round trip ticket to Valhalla, meet at info booth at 10:30 a.m. and take the 10:48 train with me. Four or five hours including...

VAUDEVILLE: BROADWA...

  Walking up Broadway to Times Square, you will see the 1890s theater district of Sarah Bernhardt, Oscar Wilde, Lillian Russell, Lily Langtry, Edwin Booth, Tin Pan Alley and Vaudeville. Where: Meet at Broadway and E. 23rd Street, southwest corner — Flatiron Building. 2 1/2 hours...

NEW YORK’S OLDEST, NARROWEST, CROOKEDEST STR...

          The name says it all. Where: Meet at Trinity Church, Broadway at Wall Street. Subway 4, 5, or 6 to Wall Street. When: Two and a half hour tour. Starts at 11 AM Saturday, June 3 Saturday and Sunday, September 16 and...

NIEUW AMSTERDAM

      What did the original Dutch city look like? How did its people live? Where: Meet in front of Trinity Church, Broadway at Wall Street. Subway:  4 or 5 to Wall Street. Two and a half hour tour, 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 27 and...

HAMILTON VERSUS BURR

    See where the two political rivals lived and worked, and why they dueled. See where Washington, Jefferson, George and Dewitt Clinton and John Jay lived, too.  Where: Meet at WEST BROADWAY — NOT THE BROADWAY, BUT “WEST BROADWAY”!! —  and Park Place,...

NEW YORK’S LOST EDEN: THE COLLECT POND

  Where was the idyllic pond in colonial days? Why did it disappear? African Burial Ground, The Tombs, the Five Points, Chinatown. Where: Meet at Lafayette Street and Canal Street, northwest corner.  Subway:  J, M, N, Q, R, W, Z, 6 to Canal Street. Two and 1/2 hours tour, starts at 11:00   Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14 Saturday and Sunday, September 30 and October...

GEORGE WASHINGTON’S NEW YORK

  Formerly called DOWN WITH KING GEORGE! Riots, Liberty Boys, the Great Fire of 1776.  Sgt. Champe’s mission: Kidnap Benedict Arnold! Where: Meet on the steps of the Museum of The American Indian, 1 Bowling Green, Broadway at Battery Place, downtown. Bowling Green or Whitehall subway stops. Two and 1/2 hour tour, starts at 11:00 AM NONE SCHEDULED FOR 2017.  AVAILABLE ON...