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GANYC's big 50th birthday bash will take place on Friday, March 1st at 6:30pm
All are welcome. In addition to the party, GANYC will be engaging in all sorts of exciting activities throughout 2024. Stay tuned for more information!
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Any licensed NYC tour guide is eligible for GANYC membership! Join us at our next monthly meeting and learn the benefits of being a GANYC Guide.

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I sometimes describe myself as a "professional amateur." An amateur is someone who truly LOVES what she does. And that's the story of my life as a food tour guide in NYC. Since 1983 I've been leading unusual, cutting-edge food tours. I go to many neighborhoods that no other food tours go to. Since…
Joe Svehlak Honored Downtown
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Joe Svehlak is one of GANYC's older and more celebrated members (and our 2020 recipient of the Guiding Spirit Award!). Among his many amazing tours focusing on NYC history and preservation-- done for GANYC several times as a fam(iliarization) tour-- is his tour of the former Lower West Side/Little…
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GANYC Members tour the High Line
Central Park Carriage Horse
San Remo at Central Park West
United Nations
Clock at Grand Central Terminal
Brooklyn's Barclays Center
Central Park Turtle Pond
Liberty Harbor view from Battery Park.
Grand Central Terminal
Staten Island -- St. George
Staten Island Ferry Terminal - South Ferry
New York Botanical Gardens - Train Show