Minna Scharff



Born in Brooklyn, a soccer mom in Greenwich Village (no minivan, just the "3" and "F" trains) and now a tour guide that explores everything old and new in her native city.  A social worker by profession and licensed New York City tour guide of 12 years. Has experience doing everything from small private tours to large student groups for Smithsonian student travel.  A NYC culture vulture, passionate theater-goer, restaurant troller and avid disscount shopper.  

Special Tours:

5 Boroughs in 5 days!

You have seen Manhattan now see the rest!  Experience the diversity of Queens, the solitude of a park in Staten island, graffiti in the Bronx, a fishing village in Brooklyn and secret enclaves in Manhattan's Greenwich Village.  Take home expereiences of a New York your friends have not seen.  

Relocation tours-  Thinking of moving to another location in the city?  Minna will introduce to your potential new neighborhood and help you learn the ins and outs of the place so you'll feel right at home.  





Services Offered:

Airport/Pier Meet & Greet Corporate Meeting Staff Lecturer Tour Consultant Tour Escort Tour Guide Tour Manager

Tours Offered:

African American History Bronx Brooklyn Central Park Chinatown/Little Italy Culinary Tours Dutch New Amsterdam East Village Ellis Island/Statue of Liberty Fashion District LGBTQ Interest Grand Central Terminal Greenwich Village Handicapped Harlem Hell's Kitchen Immigrant Experience Irish Immigrant History Italian Immigrant History Jewish History Lower East Side Manhattanville/West Harlem Olde New York Private Bus Tours Prospect Park Queens Revolutionary War Secret Gardens of NYC SoHo SoHo & NoLita South Street Seaport Staten Island Step-On Guides Student Tours Theater District Times Square TriBeCa Upper East Side Upper West Side Walking Tours