You won’t believe the number of famous folk, rock and movie sights pop historian Bob Egan will show you on this jam-packed tour through 12 of the coolest and most historic streets in New York City. . .From Dylan, Hendrix, Patti Smith and Bruce Springsteen in music. . . to Robert Redford, Meg Ryan, Al Pacino, and Elizabeth Taylor in films. . . you will literally be standing in the footsteps of legends.
PopSpots Rock Music and Movie Sights Tours/ The Amazing "90-Minute-Met" Adventure
Our tours include the 100 Folk, Rock & Movie Sights of Legendary Greenwich Village, 100 Rock Music & Movie Sights of Central Park, and an Offbeat Tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's "Greatest Hits" in 90 Unforgettable Minutes.
You will walk, literally, “in the footsteps of legends” on this tour through the most filmed and photographed section of Central Park. Take selfies where John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Paul McCartney, Jimi Hendrix, Jerry Garcia and many other legendary musician stood. And see where over 30 of your favorite films and tv shows were shot, from “When Harry Met Sally” and “Sex and the City” to “The Avengers” and “Annie Hall.” It’s a dream rock/film combination you will never forget!
This is a tour for art lovers and art haters. . .If you love art, you will see more of the Met’s “greatest hits” then most people will seen in their lifetime – because we take every shortcut to get you through all of the Met’s 16 collections in the shortest amount of time – so then you can go back and spend more time with your favorite artworks, like the Impressionists, Vermeer and Rembrandt, or Edward Hopper and Jackson Pollock… . .And if you hate art, no worries!, it’s over in an hour – but in that hour you will have the adventure of a lifetime walking through 15 “theme parks” of weird stuff like a whole Egyptian temple, an enclosed Chinese Garden, a Frank Lloyd Wright House, a 360-degree painting, paintings worth over $25 million dollars, and lots of scary, bizarre, and naked sculptures that will make great Facebook selfies.
Walk “In the footsteps of Legends” with PopSpots Tours!
On PopSpots Tours, you’ll get to know New York City through some of the greatest rock stars, albums, movies, and pop culture moments of all time.
Bob Egan, Pop Culture Detective and founder of PopSpotsNYC.com which lists over 200 music locations, will take you through spectacular Central Park or down the small funky backstreets of Greenwich Village where some of the greatest moments of folk, rock and film took place. You’ll be equipped with a color photocopy of historic photos and record album covers of the very spots you are in with the legends that you know and love.
For the “90-Minute Met” tour, instead of aimlessly wandering the Met and getting lost and tired, walk the greatest hits path he’s designed to take you through all 16 collections of the Met – then go back and spend time with your favorite works of art – or hit the cafe! Even New Yorkers who’ve been to the Met countless times are amazed at what they missed!