When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour in New York, NY

On Location ToursWest 55th Street between Broadway and 8th AvenueNew York, NY 10019
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Overview

See a different side of filming locations in Manhattan with the When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour. Visit more than 40 near Times Square and on the Upper West and Upper East Side, including Monk’s Diner from Seinfeld, the steps of The Met featured on Gossip Girl, and the café from You’ve Got Mail. Combined with inside industry knowledge, this is the perfect way to check out all that uptown has to offer!

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from When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour
Our When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour will show a different side of filming in Manhattan, through the lens of some beloved characters.

Featuring over 40 locations, including:
• See Monk's, the legendary Diner from Seinfeld.
• Pass the subway station featured in Modern Family’s NY trip.
• Experience romantic locations from When Harry Met Sally.
• Catch a glimpse of where the Bardon Bellas perform in Pitch Perfect.
• Stop at the café where Meg Ryan’s character is stood up" in You’ve Got Mail.
• Pass the museum seen in Men in Black, When in Rome, and Mr. Popper’s Penguins.
• Spot the posh townhouse residence of Fran Fine and the Sheffield's from The Nanny.
• Discover filming locations from Oceans 8, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, How I Met Your Mother, The Sopranos, Black Swan, Trainwreck, Cruel Intentions and so much more.

This 2 hour guided bus tour features inside industry knowledge through the beautiful and historic Upper West Side and Upper East Side, fans of all ages will experience a New York City they’ve seen on screen but may have missed on family vacations and school field trips.

Tours take place on luxury coach buses, which are air-conditioned in the summer and heated in the winter. Buses are equipped with onboard

Meeting point: In front of McGee’s Pub located at 240 West 55th Street (between 8th Avenue and Broadway)

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apriladventures
Boston, Massachusetts
"Definitely do the “NYC TV & Movie Tour” & Skip “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Tour”"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed May 16, 2020
I went on the “NYC TV & Movie Tour” and the “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Tour” both of which take place in large tour busses. On the “NYC TV & Movie Tour”, it was fun to watch clips of a variety of tv & film scenes set in NYC and then see them in real life! It was a bit pricey but definitely worth it as you travel through a good amount of Manhattan & it teaches you where you want to re-visit! I live in NYC and even I discovered some new areas. The two highlights of the tour were visiting the Friends apartment & The Ghost Busters Fire Station. The 3 hour tour goes by quickly! I also went on the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Tour because I’m a big fan of the show. Personally, I would not recommend it to others given the price and what you receive. We drove around a small radius of Manhattan and many of the locations were just used as exteriors (e.g. the awning of a building) so you really have to use your imagination. The ones that weren't you could easily have looked them up on your phone and visited them yourself such as La Bonbonnierre or Music Inn. Two of the main stops on the tour were also bars. We were given 10 minutes in each bar which wasn’t enough time to sit down and enjoy a drink so most just chugged their drinks & left. It also wasn’t a fun stop for non-drinkers because the novelty of standing in bar can only be appreciated for so long. Although the tour could use some tweaks, there were some good aspects. For example, the tour around Washington Square Park was interesting, I loved yelling “we got the rabbi” outside of the deli, and I enjoyed hearing behind the scenes secrets of the show.
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Audrey030720
Phoenix, Arizona
"Great Time!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 08, 2020
As a huge Sex in the City fan, this tour was a dream! Our tour guide Lou was absolutely wonderful! I highly recommend this tour!
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mmkoehler
"The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Tour of NYC"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed March 06, 2020
On Location Tours is literally the best tour service in NYC. I went on the new Marvelous Mrs. Maisel tour and it wasn’t only a great way to see parts of the city I’ve never seen before, but I got to relive scenes from the show in person, and learned behind the scenes information that I wouldn’t have known otherwise. Not to mention the stories and history behind the actual locations. Also, can’t ask for a better team than the one at On Location Tours. Erin and Lauren are incredible and made it such a fun and immersive tour. They also went above and beyond to help me figure out my way around the area. So friendly and amazing, as was the group I got to take the tour with. I can’t say enough good things about this experience. I can’t wait to come back and do another tour!
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Mattand5
New York City, New York
"Amazing Experience thanks to the tour guide"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 27, 2020
Our tour guide Melissa is perfect for this tour! The tour has great energy, and we were laughing from start to finish because of Melissa. Totally worthwhile spending three hours with her on the tour, even if you’re not the biggest fan of SATC.
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Heat501
"HIghly recomended"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed February 27, 2020
Well worth doing this tour gives you all the information you need to understand the locality. Tour guide was excellent, friendly & polite.
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Frequently Asked Questions about When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour

Where does the tour start and end?
This tour starts and ends at 55th Street between 8th Ave & Broadway


Are we on the bus the whole tour?
Absolutely not. The tour takes place on a coach bus since the locations are spread out. But we get off the bus at a number of locations along the way, giving you the opportunity to experience the locations and take pictures. Whenever you leave the bus, it is with the tour guide. The tour includes a mix of on-the-bus viewings of locations and stops to get off the bus to explore, all woven into the story of how they relate to the TV shows and movies that have portrayed them.


Is this a good sightseeing tour?
Yes. The tour travels through much of Uptown Manhattan while highlighting the specific TV and movie locations that are the tour's focus. As a result, families and friends often find this tour an ideal way to tour the city. While the tour does not visit such Manhattan landmarks as the Statue of Liberty or Empire State Building, you will be visiting areas such as Upper West Side, Central Park and Upper East Side.


Should I tip the tour guide?
Gratuities are not included in the price of the tour ticket. A tip for exemplary service is always appreciated, but never required.


Are food and drink included on the tour? Can I bring my own?
No food or drinks are served on the tour besides maybe a light snack, but you can feel free to bring something of your own if it is neat and you're sure to remove all garbage from the bus at the end of the tour. Alcohol is completely prohibited on the bus.


Are the tours conducted in English only?
Yes, this tour is only conducted in English at this time. Since so much of the tour is visual, however, visitors from countries such as Japan, Germany, France, Spain and many others have enjoyed the tour just the same!


What type of bus is used?
The tour is conducted on a closed coach bus. It is heated in the winter and air conditioned in the summer.


Is there assigned seating on the bus?
Seating is first come, first serve. If you have a number of people in your party that want to sit together, you should make sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early. Guests that arrive late or right at the starting time are much more likely to have to split up their group.


Is there a bathroom on the bus?Almost all of the buses used on the When Harry Met Seinfeld Tour have bathrooms, but in the event the bus does not have a bathroom, please be sure to use restroom facilities before attending the tour.

Are the buses handicapped accessible?
Yes, but you need to contact On Location Tours directly before booking your tickets to arrange a wheelchair accessible bus. We make our best efforts to accommodate requests with less than 48 hours notice. The wheelchair lifts can accommodate up to approximately 600 pounds total; manual wheelchairs are recommended for this reason. Most buses are equipped with on-board restrooms. Buses are not equipped with lap or shoulder belts or harnesses. However, If you will be using a fold-up wheelchair and will be traveling with someone who can provide assistance on and off the bus, you do not need to inform us ahead of time as all of our buses have room in the luggage compartment to store it.


Are cameras allowed on the tour?
Yes. While photography and filming are not allowed on the bus portion of the tour, there are some great spots for taking photos and video at our numerous stops along the way.


Can I take a stroller or luggage on the tour?
The tour is conducted on a coach bus, so limited storage space is available. Please keep in mind that there will be several stops of up to 15-20 minutes each where we will be leaving the bus. If you are not comfortable leaving your belongings on the bus during this time, you might want to reconsider bringing them.