Walking Tours

Below is a list of upcoming tours I'll be giving with 92Y and sometimes other organizations or institutions. Click on the respective links for tickets. All of these tours, and more, can be found in my new book, NYC Walks: Guide to New Architecture. I'm also available for private tours; please email me for inquiries.

Saturday, May 4, 2019: 11am-1:30pm
Architectural Tour of the High Line and Its Environs
Walk the 1.5-mile-long elevated park from its southern tip next to the Whitney Museum of American Art to the 34th Street–Hudson Yards station, learning about the elevated park and the new buildings it has sparked.

[Photo: The lawn atop the High Line with Neil Denari's HL23 in the distance]

Astoria Bookshop
Sunday, June 2: 1pm
John Hill on NYC Walks: Guide to New Architecture
Join local Astoria author John Hill for a discussion of his book, NYC Walks: Guide to New Architecture, followed by a walking tour of Astoria and Long Island City, from Astoria Bookshop to MoMA PS1, looking at recent buildings of note as well as discussing the building boom in LIC.

[Photo: Ironworkers Local 580 by Daniel Goldner Architects]

Saturday, June 29: 11am-2:30pm
Architectural Tour of the East River by Ferry
This tour looks at new buildings and landscapes along the East River in Manhattan, Long Island City, and Roosevelt Island, taking the NYC Ferry to string together a few short walks.

[Photo: Hunters Point South Waterfront Park by Thomas Balsley and Weiss/Manfredi]