Timeline Touring/ LoVer East Side Tours

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Timeline Touring/ LoVer East Side Tours was founded by Jeffrey Altman. He is a graduate of the City's University System, a scion of New York City's legendary garment trade, and a life-long resident of New York's Jewish community.

Jeff wanted to share his pride for the Jewish neighborhoods of his hometown with others, but these communities are generally closed off to outsiders. Timeline Touring/ LoVer East Side Tours was established to open up this hitherto closed world to the outside. As Jeff says, “I want people to be able to experience the amazing area that I live in and near. It is filled with history, yet it breathes and is always changing. In New York City the Jewish People and Heritage are very much alive.”

Timeline Touring/ LoVer East Side Tours is for visitors and native New Yorkers who are not satisfied with the typical NYC tourist spots and want to gain access to the vast cultural expanse that is modern-day New York. On our tours, people step back in time as they visit a way of life which they assumed had all but disappeared.
92 Reviews Rating: 4.8 4.8 out of 5.0
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
 
  Date Attended Gender Age Where From Group Type
Rating: 5
Fun and interesting tour
Sun, Jun 5  10:45 AM Female 40-49 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
 
Attended: A Taste of Jewish New York
 
Jeff is friendly and pleasant and had lots of interesting facts to share.
Rating: 5
Tour of Borough Park
Sun, Apr 17  9:45 AM Male 50-59 Domestic Tourist(s) Family With Children
 
Attended: A Taste of Jewish New York
 
The Confirmation Class from Congregation Ner Tamid in Las Vegas, NV
Rating: 5
Outstanding Tour!
Sun, Mar 27  10:45 AM Male 50-59 Local Family Without Children
 
Attended: A Taste of Jewish New York
 
Lucy and I have taken lots of walking tours with lots of various tour guides. Both of us agree that Jeff and Timeline Touring are absolutely the best, the most enjoyable, and the most educational tour we have ever taken. Jeff really is so enthusiastic about his work, it is easy to see he is having as much fun as his audience. Jeff knows everything about Borough Park Brooklyn that both Lucy and I learned a lot. This is truly a great way to spend a morning or afternoon. Thank you Jeff! We will be taking other tours you offer in the future.
Rating: 5
wonderful journey to a different world
Sun, Mar 6  1:15 PM Female 60-69 Local Other
 
Attended: A Taste of Jewish New York
 
Our leader was extremely knowledgeable about the area. We began at the hand made matzoh factory which was different from what I expected Our group was comprised of my husband and myself and 2 friends. No question was left unanswered along our walk. We discussed culture, education and religious beliefs of the people who lived in Borough Park I came away with a deeper appreciation
Rating: 5
interesting and informative
Sun, Jan 3  9:45 AM Female 70+ Local Group of Friends
 
Attended: A Taste of Jewish New York
 
I (nonpracticing Jew) and my friend (Gentile, a woman photographer) enjoyed the tour very much, and learned a lot. Jeff has infectious enthusiasm - as well as his solid fund of knowledge - and I'd happily do another tour with him. Visiting the matzo bakery first is genius planning! We were instantly hooked. My friend got lots of good pictures.
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