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The Comic Strip Live Presents: The History of Comedy Tour NYC

1568 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-2676
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Fun little place

I bought a ticket on a whim when I realized I was around the corner. Very funny. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
NataleeDarrickBouman
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Medicine Hat, Canada
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This where you go for a good laugh

This was a late desicion to see a comedy show. The tickets were $20 each and there is a 2 item... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Glen S
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-Bus tour of the NYC comedy hotspots and historic locations, including places you will know from TV shows and movies-A private viewing at the World-Renowned Paley Center of hilarious clips from New York comedy's rich history-A private showcase of The Comic Strip's top comics. Complimentary tickets to another show at The Comic Strip Live-Refreshments-And more!
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4 Jun 2017
“This where you go for a good laugh”
17 Oct 2017
“Fun little place”
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1568 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10028-2676
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

I bought a ticket on a whim when I realized I was around the corner. Very funny. Lots of entertainment. Glad I went. Only thing I didn't really care for was the 2 item minimum as I was full and I don't really drink. So...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This was a late desicion to see a comedy show. The tickets were $20 each and there is a 2 item minimum to purchase. Items started at $8 and beer at $10. Prepare yourself for about $45 more per couple. We saw 4 comics and...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing place,funny performances, you can get free tickets if you are licing in the same neighbourhood which is Amazing!! Drinks are ok, food is not though

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Reviewed 17 July 2015

This is NYC's most renown comedy club. They have open-mike, invited young comics, and well know performers appearing. The cover charge is usually $20 (there are Groupons available almost all the time greatly reducing that charge). There is a $20 per person minimum. But, a...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2014

This was an interesting and fun way to see NYC! Learned lots of interesting stories about iconic comedians and their beginnings. Also, lots of laughs along the way. The tour guides were entertaining and knowledgeable. As you went along the tour, you saw NYC historic...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2014

This tour was awesome! I travel a lot and take a lot of tours, including ones of my own city, and this was definitely one of those unique tours that you should take if you're visiting or live in NYC. It talks about the history...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2014

Had a great time learning and laughing! Loved hearing the background stories and seeing the sites of famous tv shows. The tour guides were very knowledgeable and approachable. Really fun way to spend the day! Highly recommend this tour to anyone who has an appreciation...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2014

I know a little bit about a lot of comedy. This tour helped to fill in some of the gaps in my knowledge. Perhaps the best part of the tour was being able to ask questions of the guides, who we quite knowledgeable. It was...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2013

Comic Strip's Comedy Tour is a brilliantly designed and produced tour, covering the evolution of comedy in NYC. The commentary is informative and entertaining delivered by a guide whose love for the art is evident. The tour visits both historic and contemporary sites where comics...More

Thank Deborah B
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Reviewed 1 October 2013

The History of Comedy Tour NYC is a truly unique and fun way to spend your day laughing and learning with your friends and family. Our tour guide Marshall was fantastic and really knew his stuff. Not only did we get to hear cool stories...More

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