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Meet at the north side of the fountain in City Hall Park.


Explore the rich history of New York’s Civic Center area, with a focus on urban planning, development, and architecture. From City Hall Park to Foley Square, to Police Plaza and Chatham Green, this tour includes exterior visits and expert interpretation of City Hall, Tweed Courthouse, Surrogate Court, Municipal Building, Court of International Trade, Javits Federal Building, the Department of Health, Criminal Courts, Lefkowitz State Office Building, New York State Supreme Court and Annex, US Federal Courthouse, Manhattan Correctional Center, Police HQ, Murry Bergtraum High School, Chatham Green, Chatham Towers, and more.


Tours will run rain or shine. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to tour start time. Registration is limited to 15; walk-ups are not guaranteed a spot on the tour. Some tours utilize VOX amplification systems; attendees are welcome to bring their personal earbuds.

GuideGail Cornell

AIANY and the AIANY Architecture Tour Committee and its tour guides will not be held liable and assume no responsibility for any injury or loss incurred by participants in these programs. Walking tours endorse the initiatives of FitCity – promoting physical activity through design.

Organized by
AIANY Architecture Tour Committee
Saturday, 8/04
10:30am to 12:30pm
North side of the fountain at City Hall Park
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