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New York Times Journeys – Where She Stood. Unsung Stories of Women in New York

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Historic Women in New York Tour Highlights

Learn the impact of women in New York City on this three-hour walking tour. Developed by Times Journeys and The New York Times’s gender editor, the tour shows where activists, artists, chefs and the inventor of beer, all women, left their marks.

  • Learn why there are so few statues of real women in New York City, and what is being done about it
  • Visit one of the last lesbian bars in New York and hear how it protected women who frequented it
  • Taste a frozen treat at a female-owned Latinx cafe
  • Guided by the expertise of The New York Times and North America Tour Hub, get insight into the role of women in America’s foremost city

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, a beer or nonalcoholic drink, and a light snack.

Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and personal shopping, tips/gratuities for your guide.

Schedule details

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Meeting point: Inside the Bluestockings Bookstore, Cafe & Activist Center. 172 Allen St, New York, NY 10002. Your guide will be holding an North America Tour Hub and New York Times Journeys sign. View on Google Maps
  • Starting time: 2.00 PM
  • Ending point: Cubbyhole, 281 W 12th St, New York, NY 10014.