Welcome to Local Expeditions.
Community-driven adventures!

LOCAL EXPEDITIONS offers 2-3 hour excursions including walking tours and bike tours designed by locals for out-of-towners or anyone who prefers to DO WHAT LOCALS DO over typical tourist experiences.

[ALL EXPEDITIONS CAN BE CUSTOMIZED — DATES, TIMES, GROUP RATES–YOU NAME IT! Contact us here localexpeditions@gmail.com

If you’d like to take an excursion, designed and executed by a local for a true insider experience, TAKE AN EXPEDITION below. Know someone who would love a true local experience? GIFT AN EXPEDITION and brighten their day! If you’d like to design your own tour, great! We need your knowledge, insights and passion. Head over to LEAD AN EXPEDITION to get started.

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Whats Happening this week

Monday

16

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Tuesday

17

17th at 10:45AM

Bike Bushwick!

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17th at 10:00AM

Finance and World Trade: A Lower Manhattan Historical Tour

17th at 3:00PM

The High Line

17th at 7:00PM

Special Halloween Expedition: The Haunted Village

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Wednesday

18

18th at 10:00AM

Finance and World Trade: A Lower Manhattan Historical Tour

18th at 7:00PM

Haunts of Old Broadway: A Ghostly Walk

18th at 11:00AM

Queens: The World’s Borough

18th at 1:30PM

Ferry to DUMBO

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Thursday

19

19th at 10:00AM

Finance and World Trade: A Lower Manhattan Historical Tour

19th at 7:00PM

Haunts of Old Broadway: A Ghostly Walk

19th at 10:00AM

Hudson Palisades Subway to Trail Hike

19th at 1:00PM

Jackie Robinson’s Brooklyn

19th at 11:00AM

Positively 4th Street

19th at 1:00PM

Prospect Park and Park Slope Brownstones

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Friday

20

20th at 10:00AM

Finance and World Trade: A Lower Manhattan Historical Tour

20th at 7:00PM

Haunts of Old Broadway: A Ghostly Walk

20th at 4:00PM

Capital of the World

20th at 11:00AM

The Downtown Brooklyn Cultural District

20th at 7:00PM

Special Halloween Expedition: The Haunted Village

20th at 11:00AM

CitiBike DUMBO

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Saturday

21

21st at 10:00AM

Finance and World Trade: A Lower Manhattan Historical Tour

21st at 12:00PM

Coney Island — Sodom by the Sea

21st at 10:00AM

Walk up Lower Broadway

21st at 1:00PM

Early New York

21st at 11:00AM

Queens: The World’s Borough

21st at 9:00AM

Power Walk Prospect Park

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Hottest Expeditions

Not only must you take the A train to Harlem but you must also go to brownstone Bedford-Stuyvesant or “Bed-Stuy”

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Get on a ferry, get on your bike, get some exercise and explore the best street art NY has to offer!

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Not only must you take the A train to Harlem but you must also go to brownstone Bedford-Stuyvesant or “Bed-Stuy”

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See and uncover everything in one of New York’s most celebrated and mysterious neighborhoods.

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From NYC’s founding to the Financial District to the Events of Sept 11, 2001.

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Who came and what did they find? What did they do with it and how does it matter?

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Why Brooklyn? The drama unfolded in the little ballpark in the heart of Flatbush.

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Take an East Village cultural history tour with a local theater historian.

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The High Line is more than just a park.  Don't just walk it, learn about it!

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Stunning Victorian mansions. Historic churches and theaters.  A small business boom. Come discover Flatbush. Flatbush1

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Learn the fascinating ghost stories and haunted spaces of New York City’s modern day Greenwich village. sa The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory site.

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Start your Saturday with exercise and some of the obscure sights of Brooklyn's beautiful and wild Prospect Park.  THIS EXPEDITION IS HALF PRICE. 

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Learn about CitiBike, ride the bridges, and see what this local likes in DUMBO.

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Park Slope's infamous archectiture is highlighted in this 3 hour mid-day tour.

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Great Neighborhoods

Bedford-Stuyvesant

More commonly known as “Bed Stuy” this neighborhood is in Central Brooklyn. For decades, it has been a cultural center for Brooklyn’s African American population. …in 1936, (many, sic) African Americans left an overcrowded Harlem for greater housing availability in Bedford–Stuyvesant. From Bedford–Stuyvesant, African Americans have since moved into the surrounding areas of Brooklyn, such as […]

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Times Square

Times Square is one of the best known tourist destinations in the world.  Encompassing the blocks of 42nd to 47th street, and the Avenues of Broadway and Seventh, this neighborhood has been depicted in hundreds of films and is probably best known for the New Year’s Eve dropping of the ball.  Or, of course, the […]

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Center Sandwich, NH

This idyllic New England town is one of the five townships bordering Squam Lake in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire.  Squam Lake, known for its starring role in ON GOLDEN POND, is one of the prettiest lakes in the United States.

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Did you know?

The Jewish population in NYC is the largest in the world, outside of Israel.

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