NYC Downtown Architecture Tour: Old, New & Exciting

About this activity

Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 5 km
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Duration 2h - 2h 30m
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by Monika
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  • Learn extensively about the very beginnings of the city in the 17th century under the Dutch
  • Learn about the newest architectural development activities in the 21st century New York
  • Visit memorial places connected to the September 11 terrorist attack in 2001
This walk features the best from downtown architecture including the oldest buildings in New York City, as well as the brand new architectural masterpieces. You will learn extensively about the very beginnings of the city in the 17th century under the Dutch, and at the same time about the newest architectural...


  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Entrance tickets to attractions — you can visit them on your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
One World Trade Center
117 West St One
Stone Street
54 Pearl St
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Meet the host, Monika
On WeGoTrip since 2019
I am Monika, I'm a researcher, curator, historian and an author. I'm offering one-of-a-kind urban adventures in New York, my beloved city. I create tailor-made tours in 3 languages designed for you.
1 rating & review
June 2021
We had a great tour in self-guided maner, just 4 of us. My husband and I took our 19 and 15 year old daughters to explore New York and learn about the history and area of Downtown. We visited streets and areas of the city we had never found before and had some good photo opportunities

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