garment district historical tour

Save 25% on Saturday Tours!

It might not feel like it, but May is just around the corner! If you’re planning a weekend getaway to NYC, take advantage of this special offer to tour the NYC Garment District at a discounted rate.

Trim shop in the New York City Fashion District

Reserve your spot on a public Garment District walking tour for any Saturday during the month of May, and save 25% on tickets (reg. $40). All Saturday tours begin at 10 AM, and include a mix of fashion landmarks, fabric and trim stores, garment industry history, famous design schools, Project Runway locations, and more. All tours are led by a professional costume or fashion designer who is also a fully licensed NYC Sightseeing Guide.

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Seek's Garment District Tours Featured on Sew Mama Sew

In case you missed it last week, our Garment District Tours were recently featured on the Sew Mama Sew blog. Check out the post for some background information on the NYC garment industry and the neighborhood itself, as well as details on how you can see the NYC Garment District in person this fall or winter. And, be sure to read all the way to the end of the blog for a special tour discount! Read More...
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Garment District History

The New York City garment industry has a long and fascinating history. At its earliest beginnings, the city’s garment industry was a home-based business, with workers (namely Eastern European immigrants) taking in piecework which could be done in their tenement apartments. Production eventually shifted to loft-based manufacturing, and in the early part of the twentieth century the modern Garment District began to emerge. Read More...
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Explore Garment District History with this NYC Tour

Think Seek’s NYC Garment District Tour is just about fabric shopping or visiting fancy showrooms? Think again!

Part shopping tour and part
NYC history tour, Seek’s Garment District Tour blends hands-on shopping with fashion-related history and sightseeing. Here are just a few of the highlights:
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