Lower Manhattan, what many of us think of as the ‘Financial District’, was the genesis of New York City. First called New Amsterdam and settled by the Dutch, Lower Manhattan was a main ingredient in primordial America. Here, critical battles were waged in war and politics. Here was the first seat of the federal government, where President George […]
Outdoor Scavenger Hunts
Central Park keeps New Yorkers sane. Within its 843 acres of man-made greenery are countless hidden gems, attractions, fountains, statues, archways, movie scenes and and staples of New York iconography. But how well do you really know it? Put your knowledge to the test and win!
Midtown Manhattan is full of incredible sights, rich history, old world charm, impressive architecture, works of art, tall tales and awe-inspiring skyscrapers. Experience the heart of New York City on the Midtown Manhattan Historic Scavenger hunt! Discover a Midtown that even many native New Yorkers don’t know about in a scavenger hunt adventure that takes you through […]
Booo! Eeek! New York City is crawling with all kinds of spooks and apparitions! There are loads of creepy cemeteries and haunted buildings, with stories of ghost sightings throughout the city’s history. Why, in Washington Square Park alone, over 15,000 people are buried. They sure did hang a lot of people there.