Washington's Birthday Tour: Following in the Footsteps of the Presidents!

 Saturday, February 22nd. Starts in Washington Heights

Meeting at 12 noon at Starbucks, Corner of 168th Street & Broadway.  A,C and #2 subways  gets you there!  Tour includes a visit to the Morris Jumel Mansion where there we’ll enjoy a free Washington’s Birthday celebration in the oldest remaining private house in Manhattan which as Washington’s Headquarters in 1776.  At 1:00 pm there will be reading by author Christine Wade who will read from her new novel “Seven Locks,” a story of one woman whose husband mysteriously disappears, at the dawn of the American Revolution.  We’ll head downtown to visit Grant’s Tomb National Monument; Teddy Roosevelt’s Birthplace, and more! 

Tour covers parts of the following neighborhoods:  Washington Heights, Sugar Hill, Jumel Terrace Historic District, Morningside Heights, Flatiron District and Gramercy Park.

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  • Nancy D.

    Another excellent tour given by Hank with a great group of people! Looking forward to more!

    February 26, 2014

  • Hank O.

    Love your comments!!! Thanks so much.

    February 25, 2014

  • Stacy

    Fantastic tour, I'm calling it my NY Saturday school w / Hank!

    February 25, 2014

  • jenifer k

    Awesome tour! Awesome people!!

    February 25, 2014

  • Elena C.

    Great tour. Wonderful group of people. Thanks Hank.

    February 23, 2014

  • PEGGY K.

    A great tour.. thanks again, Hank........ u always make it so special

    February 23, 2014

  • Paulette

    What a fantastic tour! Hank, you are a one-of-a-kind wonder, and I am so pleased to be part of this extraordinary group!

    February 23, 2014

  • Robin

    Had a wonderful time - so much to see! You are the best guide. Can't wait until the nest one!

    February 23, 2014

  • Michael S.

    Great tour. Howard is an amazing guide. Makes the city's history come alive. Definitely coming for other tours.

    February 22, 2014

  • Patrick

    Always a pleasure to attend your tours Hank Thanks, had to leave early.

    February 22, 2014

  • Gisele

    Great tour, Hank. As always....
    and a beautiful day to really enjoy it.

    February 22, 2014

  • Justin F.

    Sorry Hank can't make it today see you next tour!

    February 22, 2014

    • Hank O.

      Thanks for your message - and catch you next time.

      February 22, 2014

  • Michelle

    Is there a charge for this tour?

    February 8, 2014

  • Connie

    Really would have like to do this tour, but have a prior commitment.

    February 2, 2014

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