The “Villages” of Manhattan (East, Greenwich, and West) form some of the most exciting neighborhoods in the city. These sections were home to some of the most dynamic writers and the birthplace of great social movements in American history. The area’s influence in political history will also be discussed. Some of the most esoteric sites on the island—including the city’s smallest piece of private property will be shown.
Some of the sights discussed on this tour will be:
-Jefferson Market Courthouse
-Sheridan Square and Christopher Street
-Washington Square Park
Tour meeting place: Jefferson Market Library, northeast side by the tower
*All tours must be arranged in advance by booking online or by telephone. No Walkups.