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Death in New York Walking Tour

Jan 21 | Sat |
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Discover more than four centuries of life and death in Manhattan with the Death in New York walking tour (led by author K. Krombie), of Battery Park, the Financial District, Tribeca, the Civic Center, and Chinatown.

Main Features:

Find out about New York City’s indigenous Lenape burial sites

Discover the quarrels of New Amsterdam over burial space and new arrivals

Learn about the British prisons for American Patriots during the Revolutionary War

Hear about Manhattan’s riots, epidemics, and crucial changes in legislation

Peer at the islands of New York Harbor, forgotten burial grounds, a Manhattan jail, and a busy funeral industry street

Visit the Purefinder New York website for tickets and tour details.

Tour length: 2.5 hours

Distance: 2.5 miles

Venue: Lower Manhattan

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