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Anyone interested in a guided walking tour through our village is welcome to join us. We have seven Sunday afternoon walks and focus on a variety of Victorian architectural charm and shares Nyack's fascinating history going back over 300 years.

All tours start at 2pm. $5 for the tour. (cash or check collected at the beginning of the tour) If you would like to purchase tickets through meetup there is an extra $1 charge. No reservations required.

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Oak Hill Cemetery Tour

Oak Hill Cemetery

$6.00

Walk scenic Oak Hill Cemetery & celebrate the lives of many "permanent residents" of the Nyacks who made their mark on the national state and local stages. Actress Helen Hayes, playwrights Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, artist Edward Hopper, author Carson McCullers and some of the earliest settlers of the Nyacks are buried here. All tours start at 2pm. $5 for the tour. (cash or check collected at the beginning of the tour) If you would like to purchase tickets through meetup there is an extra $1 charge. No reservations required. Please wear comfortable shoes. We will walk up to the top of the hill and work our way down and we will be walking in some grassy areas.

Nyack's Edward Hopper Walking Tour

Edward Hopper House Art Center

$6.00

Born and raised in Nyack, Hopper said that "in every artist's development the gem of the later work is always found in the earlier. What he once was, he always is." See Nyack through his eyes. This tour highlights the influence of light, water and architecture all around Hopper's neighborhood. Lets meet outside the Art Center. All tours start at 2pm. $5 for the tour. (cash or check collected at the beginning of the tour) If you would like to purchase tickets through meetup there is an extra $1 charge. No reservations required. Please wear comfortable shoes.

Let's take a tour of South Nyack

Bus Stop Benches

$6.00

We are going to visit the homes of Carson McCullers (author of Members of the Wedding) Hudson River school painter Julian O. Davidson, versatile artist Mortimer Borne, and others. See four Victorians in a row on South Broadway and many others with their floral stained glass entries, Palladian windows, mansard roofs, pattern roof shingles and elaborate roof-supporting brackets. All tours start at 2pm. $5 for the tour. (cash or check collected at the beginning of the tour) If you would like to purchase tickets through meetup there is an extra $1 charge. No reservations required.

Let's take a tour of Upper Nyack!

This tour begins across from "Pretty Penny"

$6.00

Pretty Penny is the former residence of Helen Hayes and Charles MacArthur. The tour proceeds north on Broadway past a string of remarkably detailed Victorian mansions, a fire company and sites of early shipbuilding and commerce All tours start at 2pm. $5 for the tour. (cash or check collected at the beginning of the tour) If you would like to purchase tickets through meetup there is an extra $1 charge. No reservations required.

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Oak Hill Cemetery Tour

Oak Hill Cemetery

$6.00

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