Discover Classes. Earn Rewards.
Sympathetic Spies is unfortunately unavailable

Thankfully we have 2 other Historical Classes for you to choose from. Check our top choices below or see all classes for more options.

Sympathetic Spies

at Archive on Parade - Financial District

(7)
Course Details
Price:
$35
Start Date:

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!
If you're enrolled in an upcoming date, this simply means that date has now sold out.

Location:
Financial District, Manhattan
1 Bowling Green
At State St
New York, New York 10004
(Map)
Important:
Tour meets in front of The Alexander Hamilton Customs House.
Purchase Options
Save to WishList

56 people saved this class

Book Private Class
Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 15 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Lucie Levine

What you'll learn in this historical class:

​Sympathetic Spies: George Washington's Eyes and Ears in Lower Manhattan

The British Revolutionary War Spymaster Major George Beckwith claimed that, "Washington didn't really outfight the British, he simply out-spied us." The General's master-spies operated out of Lower Manhattan. As we make our way between The Battery and Wall Street, we'll retrace their steps. Along the way, we'll find out who first peddled fake news, meet the tailor who saved George Washington's life not once but twice, and discover what Eagles, Turtles, and Vultures have to do with turncoats and saboteurs.

This tour meets in front of the Alexander Hamilton Customs House (The National Museum of the American Indian) at 1 Bowling Green.

Still have questions? Ask the community.

Refund Policy
Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours in advance of a tour or event for a full refund or a credit to reschedule for a future tour. If you cancel within 24 hours, we can offer you a credit to reschedule for a future tour.

Map

Google Map

Archive on Parade

All classes at this location

Start Dates (0)

This class isn't on the schedule at the moment, but save it to your Wish List to find out when it comes back!

Similar Classes

Benefits of Booking Through CourseHorse

Booking is safe. When you book with us your details are protected by a secure connection.
Lowest price guaranteed. Classes on CourseHorse are never marked up.
This class will earn you 350 points. Points give you money off your next class!
Questions about this class?
Get help now from a knowledge expert!
Questions & Answers (0)

Get quick answers from CourseHorse and past students.

Reviews of Classes at Archive on Parade (7)

(7 Reviews)
Sympathetic Spies
Reviewed by Lois J. on 9/10/2019
Very good tour
Sympathetic Spies
Reviewed by Doug L. on 7/28/2019
Everything went great.
Sympathetic Spies
Reviewed by Sandy P. on 7/5/2019
Sympathetic Spies
Reviewed by Jason L. on 2/15/2019
Sympathetic Spies
Reviewed by Anthony V. on 12/6/2018
loading...

School: Archive on Parade

Archive on Parade

Archive on Parade is a Brooklyn-based tour and event company that aims to take New York City's fascinating history out of the archives and into the streets.

We love collaborating with local institutions and businesses to create exciting and memorable ways for people to access history and have a great...

Read more about Archive on Parade

CourseHorse Approved

This school has been carefully vetted by CourseHorse and is a verified NYC educator.

Want to take this class?

Save to Wish List
Booking this class for a group? Find great private group events here

2 Top Choices

Shakespeare with Leo Schaff: Twelfth Night

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at 92nd Street Y - Online Online Classroom, New York, New York 00000

Join charismatic actor and teacher Leo Schaff as he breathes life into Shakespeare’s words, acting out portions of the play and offering illuminating insights into the Bard’s language, plot lines, historical context and eternal relevance, all with a generous sense of humor. “If music be the food of love…” The jewel of festive comedy. Cross-gartered,...

Wednesday Nov 25th, 12pm - 1:30pm Eastern Time

  (7 sessions)
$245

7 sessions

Pizza History 101 (Virtual)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Scott's Pizza Tours - Online 00000

Every week we tackle a different facet of pizza history. You'll follow pizza's journey from humble beginnings in Southern Italy to its introduction to NYC in the late 19th century as your guide explains our favorite food’s incredible evolution through historic photos and archival documents. The exact content of each week's class changes so keep an...

Wednesday Nov 4th, 8pm - 9pm Eastern Time

Loading...