Hi, I'm

Rhiannon R.

Guide & Historian

I grew up in Utah and majored in History in college. I've been in NYC for about 7 years working as a tour guide and actor.

  • New York, New York
  • Guide since 2019
    • History
    • Storytelling

About Me

Q. What do you love most about New York?

New York is like 100 cities in one city. You can pretty much travel the world without leaving the city limits. It's home to more endangered languages than any city in the world, like Irish, Cherokee, and Kriol! Also the subway, I genuinely love the subway!

Q. What's your favorite story to tell on tour?

Did you know the Brooklyn Bridge got built thanks to a woman?!

Q. What's one of your favorite memories from a tour?

I always love it when someone has a relative that came through Ellis Island. It's always cool watching someone connect the stories they grew up hearing with the place where it actually happened.

fun facts

Fun Facts

  • I love jigsaw puzzles.

  • I lived in London for four years.

  • I once flew in a P51, a WWII fighter plane.

My Insider Tips for New York City

Q: Best time of year to enjoy New York?

The fall. It's less busy in than spring, and weather is great—better than the summer heat or the winter cold.

Q: What do you tell your visiting friends to see in New York?

A Broadway show! Treat yourself to a nice dinner afterwards. That would be my ideal evening.

Q: What are some unmissable foods and drinks?

Some of my favorite places to grab a bite are Queens' Night Market, Little Italy, and Chinatown.

You might see me on these tours

Walks-NY Grand Central Terminal-1 Web Res
Walks Exclusive
The Official Grand Central Terminal Tour
Explore the legendary sites and hidden corners of a New York icon on the only official tour of Grand Central Terminal.
955 1.5 h 20 max