Morningside Heights Walking Tour

Morningside Heights Walking Tour

Join us for an exciting walking tour of Columbia’s backyard. New York City historian Kevin Draper will lead Club members on a walking tour of Morningside Heights. Explore and learn about this dynamic New York neighborhood, including Riverside Park, St. John the Divine and the architecture along Broadway, Amsterdam, Morningside, and Riverside Drive and the side streets. Find out how Columbia University’s presence transformed this neighborhood that serves as a bridge between the Upper West Side and Upper Manhattan. Following the tour, the group will head to one of Morningside Heights many eateries for drinks or a snack.

Kevin Draper is the co-founder of New York Historical Tours. An impassioned New Yorker, Kevin brings to life the stories and history that have made New York the most exciting and dynamic city in the world. This includes looking at New York not just as the world class, dynamic city that never sleeps but the diverse and exciting collection of neighborhoods that never sleep. His knowledge, professionalism and story telling ability have earned him rave reviews. Kevin has led historical talks and lectures for top universities and Fortune 500 companies and has been a consultant to a variety of publications including CBS, ABC, Bloomberg, The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal.

Time: 2PM

Cost: $10

Tour details: More information will be available in the coming weeks. Meet-up details will be forwarded to anyone registered for the tour.