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Arrive New York City / Cocktails and dinner

The New York City Event begins: 6:30 PM. Transfers are included from JFK, LaGuardia, or Newark airports to The Plaza – a legendary luxury hotel rising in the heart of midtown Manhattan, between Fifth Avenue and Central Park....


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First Families: The Gilded Age of Wealth & Politics

Today you'll explore the secrets of The Gilded Age. Accompanied by local historian Kathleen Hulser, embark on a motor coach and walking tour of "Millionaires’ Row," a stretch of Fifth Avenue where the "uncouth" nouveau riche of the Gilded Age...


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Land of Opportunity / Ken Burns keynote, Lincoln Center

This morning takes you downtown to the other end of New York’s social ladder, the Lower East Side, which teemed with working-class immigrants in the early 1900s. Tauck has arranged an exclusive visit to the Tenement Museum on Orchard Street....


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New York Innovation / Private evening on Ellis Island

The great architectural masterworks of Midtown take center stage today, beginning with a presentation by Daniel Okrent, first public editor of the New York Times and an author and collaborator with Ken Burns on several films. Daniel Okrnet wrote the...


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Journey home

Tour ends: New York City. Fly home anytime. A transfer is included from the Plaza Hotel to LaGuardia, John F. Kennedy or Newark airports. Allow at least 3 hours for flight check-in. Or if you’d like to stay longer, you can book...


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