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Dialog In The Dark - CLOSED

11 Fulton Street, South Street Seaport, New York City, NY 10038
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It's closed/construction site!

I took the subway to the Fulton St stop and walked about 10 blocks to find that the entire block on... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2015
Mary Lee V
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Unexpected awesome experience!

If you have some time to spare from the "must sees" in visiting New York, then this is definitely... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2014
ElianaEMesquita
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Viana do Castelo, Portugal
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3 May 2015
“It's closed/construction site!”
14 Sep 2014
“Unexpected awesome experience!”
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11 Fulton Street, South Street Seaport, New York City, NY 10038
Financial District
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Reviewed 3 May 2015

I took the subway to the Fulton St stop and walked about 10 blocks to find that the entire block on that side of the street is boarded up with a plywood barrier. Looks gutted and under renovation (not just that store front, but that...More

6  Thank Mary Lee V
Reviewed 14 September 2014

If you have some time to spare from the "must sees" in visiting New York, then this is definitely something you should try! Never thought it would be so life changing! The staff is absolutely amazing and the experience itself is well designed. In the...More

5  Thank ElianaEMesquita
Reviewed 7 February 2014

Ever wondered how it is to be blind? How all those blind people do their everyday activities? I am sure you did! But have you ever tried without cheating at some point? I don't think so! Well, now you can do it. Not because you...More

4  Thank Virginija R
Reviewed 11 March 2013

3/2012 This exhibit is closed until further notice. Hurricane Sandy has damaged the South Street Seaport area. Check their website for updates.

3  Thank MamaDeegs
Reviewed 26 January 2013

This is a must do for anyone looking for something different. It offers a great perspective into the life of the visually challenged. This is an experience of a lifetime. You are basically led into series of rooms which are completely dark, you cannot see...More

7  Thank ZeeSoh
Reviewed 21 October 2012 via mobile

Wow, this was an experience, it was hard at some parts. I felt sick because it was dark and hot. But I think it's an eye awaking about how lucky we are having sight.

2  Thank Akaufman24
Reviewed 18 October 2012

I visited the Dialog in the Dark exhibit at South Street Seaport in May 2012, and I found the experience to be very powerful. Blind or visually impaired individuals you through the "sites of NYC" -- while in complete darkness. Basically, you experience NYC as...More

Thank VanNessVoyager
Reviewed 16 September 2012

My friend and I had the opportunity to take this tour. It was an enlightening, humbling and awakening experience. Visit if you have the chance. It's worth the money for this one.

1  Thank sunandfungetaway
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I had heard about this from a friend of a friend and it sounded interesting. My 12 year old son looked it up online and requested to go during summer break. I was surprised to learn it's been around for over 20 years and in...More

1  Thank MamaDeegs
Reviewed 26 August 2012

I moved to NYC over a year ago and thought this might just be another tourist trap, but WOW was I wrong. I've never been more excited to be so wrong. I went with my boyfriend around 3:15 on a Saturday afternoon, and we lucked...More

6  Thank AeRobinson1018
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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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