Tours 2018 and 2019

Hohoho! Light up the Christmas spirit by joining the legendary Lady in Red. Carrying a candy cane and dressed like a Christmas tree, The New York Times reports that this “elf’s tours are whimsical and informative, part personality , part history.” The Lady In Red continues to study all aspects of Christmas and is the author of A New York Christmas — Hohoho at Gothamtide. (visit Amazon for this 5 star rated book).

Topics include the history and the multi-faceted importance of of the Rockefeller Center Christmas trees, decorations, festivities together with learning about the importance of Rockefeller Center, the most important urban complex of the 20th century made for commerce but created with art. Be dazzled about the role of New York’s commercial stores, the printed word, the family, charity and transportation in making Christmas the most popular holiday by the end of the 19th Century. You will be electrified by the lights not only at Rock Center but also the vibrant sound and light show across the street at Saks Fifth Avenue and on Fifth Avenue.

To many, Rockefeller Center is the Christmas Capital, so the merrymakers are dense and intense. Tours are limited to 15 people.

Tour One — Rockefeller Center:
1 hour+ $35
Children under 14: $20

Tour Two — Rockefeller Center and 5th Avenue:
2 hours+ $50
Children under 14: $20
In addition to touring Rockefeller Center, guests stroll up Fifth Avenue and through adjacent streets looking at the magical stores, hotel decorations and illuminations. Caroling might be heard.

Private Tours: Contact Sibyl for more information.


List of Tours; Subject to Change

Date Time Tour Length and Cost
Tuesday 4th December 4 PM 1 hours; $35; children under 14: $20
Saturday 8th December 6 PM 1 hours; $35; children under 14: $20
Monday, 10th December 4 PM 2 hours; $50; children under 14: $20
Thursday 13th December 11 AM 2 hours; $50; children under 14: $20
Friday 14th December 7 PM 1 hours; $35; children under 14: $20
Monday 17th December 4 PM 1 hours; $35; children under 14: $20
Sunday 23rd December 6 PM 2 hours; $50; children under 14: $20
Tuesday 25th, Christmas Details to follow
Wednesday 26th December 6 PM 2 hours; $50; children under 14: $20
Friday 28th December 4 PM 2 hours; $50; children under 14: $20