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NEW YORK CLASSIC MOVIE TOUR
- Public Tours
- Adult Premium Seating
- Child Premium Seating
- Private Tours
- Up to 22 Passengers 3 person minimum | Price shown is per ticket
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New York Most Filmed City
New York is the most filmed city in the world and we’re taking you behind-the-scenes of some of your favorite classic films that feature the city. Together we have selected the best movie sites around Manhattan to share with you – in person and in movie clips.
We’ve selected the best movie sites around Manhattan to share with you in person and in movie clips. Get a behind-the-scenes look at some of your favorite classic films set in New York City, as your guide entertains, informs and quizzes you with trivia questions while showcasing over 60 filming locations!
Not only will you get a taste of New York film history, but you’ll also receive a great sightseeing tour of Manhattan. By indoor bus with AC in the summer and heat in the winter, we’ll take you to neighborhoods rich with history, where some of the most iconic NYC films of all time were made.
What Will You See On This Tour?
- See the Empire State Building, featured in King Kong.
- Shop at the market showcased in Manhattan and You’ve Got Mail.
- Take pictures where Marilyn Monroe’s skirt flew up in The Seven Year Itch.
- Go on location to Grand Central Terminal, seen in North by Northwest and Superman.
- Match Central Park filming locations to movie clips from Thomas Edison Shorts to Ghostbusters.
- Enjoy a photo-op in front of the famous bridge seen in Woody Allen’s Manhattan.
- Broadway and 51st Street (exact location given at time of purchase)
See Columbus Circle, Lincoln Center and the Upper West Side, hop off at Zabar’s, the well-known market place, featured in You’ve Got Mail and the famous Dakota Building, home to Yoko Ono that can be seen in films like, Hannah and Her Sisters and Rosemary’s Baby.
As you make your way to the Upper East Side, cross through Central Park, learning about dozens of films set here, including the very first motion picture made in New York City.
The sights don’t end there, the tour continues down the east side of Manhattan where you’ll stop for a photo-op in front of Holly Golightly’s apartment from Breakfast at Tiffany’s before you discover hidden neighborhoods, like Sutton Place to experience a fantastic view of the Queensboro Bridge you’ll recognize from Woody Allen’s Manhattan.
As you head downtown on this NYC bus tour, you’ll pass locations that have set the scene for countless films, like the Plaza Hotel, FAO Schwarz, Tiffany’s, Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Building and much more before ending your journey at the famous Grand Central Terminal.
The NYC Classic Film Tour is the perfect escape for movie fans, but also a great way to see how much, and how little, Manhattan has changed.
* In an effort to stay current, we are constantly updating our tours with new locations and cannot guarantee the presence of locations mentioned on our site. If you have a particular interest in locations from a specific TV show or movie, please let your tour guide know and we will do our best to accommodate your request.