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Kevin Draper

About

I am a New York City Historian and experienced licensed guide on a mission to provide exceptional and unforgettable experiences with the highest level of service. I will give you a front row seat and exciting insight into the city’s dynamic history, diverse culture, iconic sites, and reveal the surprising treasures and fascinating secrets hidden between the city streets. I love to showcase what makes New York City the most exciting city in the world. You can be assured you have a professional, prompt and courteous guide able to answer your questions, engage with your group, enlighten, entertain and inspire you as you discover the best the city has to offer.

For over ten years I have provided top rated dynamic and unscripted professionally guided public, and private tours all around New York City. I have created a vast variety of tours to cater to specific interests and have directed tours and managed groups of all sizes.  In addition, I have delivered a wide variety of lectures and presentations and also serve as a historical consultant for industry and major media. I have been honored with a devoted clientele, consistent five star reviews and have been awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence year after year.

 

Language(s) : 
English

Tours & Services Offered

Special Tours: 

*Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island*

*Lower Manhattan & the Financial District*

*Downtown, Tribeca and SoHo*

*South Street Seaport and the Brooklyn Bridge*

*Lower East Side, Little Italy and Chinatown*

*Greenwich Village, the Bowery and East Village*

*The West Village, Chelsea and the High Line*

*Herald Square and Murray Hill*

*Union Square, Flatiron and Gramercy*

*Times Square and the Theater District*

*Midtown Manhattan*

*Central Park*

*Harlem*

*American Revolution*

*The Gilded Age *

*The Jazz Age*

*Modern Times*

*Historical Events and Holidays*

I can create a customized private tour on any subject or theme as it relates to New York City and available for lectures and events anywhere around the Metropolitan Area.

Services Offered: 
Airport/Pier Meet & Greet,
Lecturer,
Tour Consultant,
Tour Escort,
Tour Guide,
Tour Manager
Tours Offered: 
African American History
Architectural Tours
British Colonial History
Bronx
Brooklyn
Central Park
Chelsea
Chinatown/Little Italy
Civil War History
Dutch New Amsterdam
East Village
Ellis Island/Statue of Liberty
Fashion District
Gay Interest
Grand Central Terminal
Greenwich Village
Handicapped
Harlem
Hell's Kitchen
Immigrant Experience
Irish History
Italian History
Jazz
Jewish History
Lecturer
Lower East Side
Manhattanville/West Harlem
Mob History
Movie & TV Tours
Music
Old New York
Private bus tours
Private Tours
Queens
Revolutionary War
SoHo
SoHo & NoLita
South Street Seaport
Staten Island
Student Tours
Theater District
Times Square
TriBeCa
Upper East Side
Upper West Side
Walking Tours

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