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NY Fashion Center - Tour the New York Garment Center with a fashion professional and licensed tour guide on this guided tour of the NY Fashion Center.

NY Fashion Center and New York Fashion District Tour

New York Garment District Tour

An introduction to the New York Garment District, this two-hour guided walking tour is a perfect blend of fashion landmarks, Project Runway locations, garment industry history, and more. It is ideal for fashion or costume design students, aspiring designers, history buffs, and anyone interested in the inner workings of the fashion industry. Join us for an exploration of the Garment District in New York City!
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Public New York Garment Center tours are group walking tours of the NY Fashion Center which feature an itinerary chosen by the guide. Public tours of the Garment District in New York City contain a mix of history and sightseeing, with a few minutes for browsing in several fabric and trim shops (including Mood Fabrics!) For seamstresses, quilters, and crafters who'd prefer a more in-depth fabric shopping experience and extended time in the fabric district in NYC, we also offer a private Fabric & Trim Shopping Tour, as well as a Beyond the Garment District Tour for those who are already familiar with New York City Garment District shopping resources and would like to explore other parts of the city. Special extended showroom tours ($58/person) are available during New York Fashion Week (September and February), and are perfect for those interested in a more in-depth look at the design process.

New York Garment District tour tickets are priced at $45/person, with group size capped at ten (10) people. Public tours are offered April - October; private tours available year-round.

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this page to purchase tickets to a public tour of the Garment District in New York City. Early booking is highly recommended.
The public New York Garment District Tour includes famous design schools, fashion landmarks (like Bryant Park and the Fashion Walk of Fame), Project Runway locations, and brief stops at a few popular fabric and trim stores. Along the way, participants will learn about the history of the garment industry in NYC, explore the evolution of great department stores like Lord & Taylor and Macy's Herald Square, and hear about recent efforts to save the Garment Center in New York. Special Fashion Week Tours include all of the above, plus a visit to at least one factory or designer’s showroom, sample sales (pending availability) and fabric showrooms not included in the 2-hour tour.

Private Garment District tours
(from $200/group) are also available and can be combined with the Fabric & Trim Shopping tour to include extended shopping time in the fabric district in NYC. Private tours can be tailored to specific interests (dressmaking, quilting) or particular projects. Please submit a booking inquiry to schedule a private Garment District Tour for the date of your choice.

All private and public New York
Garment District and Fabric & Trim Shopping participants enjoy exclusive discounts at neighborhood fabric stores, trim stores, and restaurants.

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New York Garment District tours are led by licensed NYC Sightseeing Guides who are also professional costume and fashion designers with years of experience utilizing the fabric stores and other New York City Garment District shopping resources.

New York Garment Center is a "must see" for anyone interested in the city's garment and retail industries. This kid-appropriate tour has been enjoyed by aspiring designers as young as eight years of age, as well as many high school students considering a career in fashion. Touring the New York Fashion District is even fun for those with no direct connection to the industry!

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NY Fashion Center Tour of the Garment District NYC
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NY Fashion Center Tour of the New York Garment District

Public New York Garment District tours last approximately 2-2.5 hours. Public Fashion Week Showroom Tours last approximately 3-3.5 hours.

Recommended private
Garment Center tour length is 2-3 hours, although additional time is encouraged for those who want to combine history and sightseeing with aspects of our Fabric & Trim Shopping Tour into one New York City Garment District shopping and sightseeing experience.

School, camp, and Girl Scout groups welcome! Please visit this page for more information on our special educational Garment District tours.

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