Come Behind the Scenes at Lincoln Center
New York City is home to many performance venues, but none as iconic as Lincoln Center. Discover the stories behind the world’s premier performing arts center by taking a Lincoln Center Tour.
Nestled in the heart of Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Lincoln Center is home to the New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Juilliard School, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, and other organizations. Every day of the year, Lincoln Center’s campus is filled with world-class music, dance, opera, theater, and film.
As the performance setting of choice for many stars and celebrities, Lincoln Center is one of New York’s most recognizable landmarks. It is a must-see attraction for first-time visitors, Big Apple veterans, and even curious native New Yorkers.
Walk in the Footsteps of Legendary Artists
On one of our signature walking tours, see firsthand where Mikhail Baryshnikov danced so memorably and see the podium from which Leonard Bernstein conducted beautiful symphonies with his signature flair. Wonder at the opulent Metropolitan Opera House, where Luciano Pavarotti became world famous and the stages where everyone from Audra McDonald to Bruce Springsteen, Yo-Yo Ma to Paul McCartney has performed. You may even get to sit in on a dress rehearsal or run into a celebrity during one of these extraordinary experiences.
Experience Iconic Art and Architecture
And the performances are not the only things that are legendary at Lincoln Center. The 16-acre campus is also filled with architectural gems and incredible works of art. Learn the architectural secrets and fascinating history of the Metropolitan Opera House, David Geffen Hall (home to the New York Philharmonic), the David H. Koch Theater (home to New York City Ballet), and Alice Tully Hall. See Marc Chagall’s stunning 36-foot paintings at the Met or Henry Moore’s Reclining Figure. Snap photos in front of the world-famous Revson Fountain, which you may recognize from movies like Ghostbusters and Moonstruck. Then learn all about how the fountain works and reacts to the activity on campus.
Book Your Tour Today!
No trip to New York City is complete without a visit to Lincoln Center. Don’t miss your chance to learn the about the fascinating stories and people that have made this iconic destination the cultural heart of New York for the past 50 years. Book your tour today.
Please call Lincoln Center to confirm your tour date and time. The number to call is 212.875.5350
Adult: $18, Student: $15
David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center, located on Broadway between 62nd and 63rd Streets.
Sunday: 3:00PM. Monday-Saturday: 11:30AM and 1:30PM
After your online purchase you will be redirected to a page with your voucher. An order confirmation, with a link to your online voucher, will also be e-mailed to you within two hours of completing your purchase. Redeem at any of the visitor center locations listed on the voucher. At the visitor center, simply show your voucher on your mobile phone or bring a printed copy.