For $20 you can get a 2-hour tour of Little Ireland in the lower East side. The tour starts at 11am and you meet in front of St. Paul’s Chapel at 209 Broadway. To schedule a tour call 888-606-Walk (888-606-9255). This neighborhood had more Irish residents than Dublin in the 19th century.

Stops could include: the founding site of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Al Smith’s home, the Five Points, the first Catholic church in the city, and sites associated with Tammany Hall, Thomas Addis Emmet, and many others.