History and Social Studies

Featured Historical Tours


The Macy's tour allows groups to learn the history of a world-famous retail operation, from its humble one-room beginnings on 14th Street where the first day’s receipts totaled $11.06, to today’s 20-story landmark. 151 W. 34th St., New York, NY 10001. Tel: 212-494-3827 or 212-494-2118. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Hunts Point Terminal Produce Cooperative Association

Terminal Markets, off Bruckner Blvd., Bronx, NY 10474. 718-589-4095. Take a tour of this market that supplies 3.3 billion pounds of fruits and vegetables a year to 10 million consumers. Fee.

Rockefeller Center Tour

30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112. 212-664-7174. The Rockefeller Center Tour celebrates the rich history and exciting present of New York’s architectural jewel. Fee.