Private Tours

All Big Onion tours are available for private bookings

Private tours can be arranged for a weekday or weekend, day or evening. We can accommodate 1 or 500 walkers. We can provide multiple in-house trained guides for a more enjoyable outing. We work closely with each client to create the most enjoyable Big Onion experience possible.

Call  (718) 499-3001 or email to arrange.

Schools & Universities

Big Onion tours are appropriate for all ages – from third grade through upper-level university seminars. As educators, we can assist in integrating our tours into an academic curriculum. Our guides use wonderful visual aids to help bring the history of New York alive.

Schools we’ve work with:
P.S. 58, Queens NY
Riverdale Country Day School, Bronx NY
Boston Latin School, Boston MA
New York University, New York NY
St. John’s University, Queens NY
London School of Economics, London UK

Community Groups, NGOs & Government Agencies

Big Onion’s tours are perfect for domestic or international visitors. Our tours provide valuable insight into a community or neighborhood and are strong introductions to the diverse fabric of our city.

Groups we’ve worked with:
Camp Judaea
The Council for Global Immigration
The Harvard Club of Long Island
The Inner City Scholarship Fund
The Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia
University of Michigan Alumni Association

Corporations and Partnerships

Our walks are perfect neighborhood orientation events for summer associates, new hires, and relocating firms or employees. Walking tours are great for team building, special events, and entertaining clients.

Business we’ve worked with:
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Centerbridge Partners LLC
Dixon Advisory USA
Oliver Wyman
Sullivan & Cromwell, LLC

For more information, or to arrange, please call (718) 499-3001 or email