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Downtown Dames: Walking Tour of Lower Manhattan

Downtown Dames: Walking Tour of Lower Manhattan
Tues 21 May 1pm

Popular during the 2024 Municipal Art Society’s #JanesWalkNYC festival, this walking tour given by GNPS member, Phyllis A Sears, will share the stories of the amazing women honored with historical markers and statues below Chambers Street in Downtown Manhattan. We’ll discover suffragists, patriots, Nobel Prize winners, sport champions, adventurers, saints and barrier breakers.

On this 2-hour, 1 mile walking tour, we will stay on city sidewalks involving no stairs - starting at Chambers Street and ending at The Battery. 

Registration is required This is a rain or shine event. 


Meeting Location: the park benches at the southwest corner of Chambers and Centre Streets in Manhattan, just above the Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall stop on the 4/5/6 subway trains. 

The F train connecting to the downtown 6 train is easy and accessible.

The transfer from the 2/3 trains to the 4/5 trains is easy at Nevins Street.

Meeting location on GoogleMaps-  

To be considerate of your fellow tour members, please use the facilities before the start time of the tour.  There is a Starbucks at nearby 38 Park Row. We will be starting on time.
Tuesday, May 21, 2024, 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
southwest corner of Chamber & Centre Streets
New York, NY  
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Phyllis A Sears
Walking Tour/Day Trip
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Cancellation Policy:
Please respect your host, as well as the other GNPS members who have registered, by cancelling your registration if your plans change and you cannot attend.
Thank you.
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