SoHo: Artists in Residence
Local Historian Yukie Ohta reveals how Soho transformed from a manufacturing hub, to a vibrant artist community, to the shopping district of today.
Yukie Ohta grew up in 1970’s SoHo when it was the epicenter of the New York Art world. Her dad was a working artist and her family lived in an old cast iron warehouse where world-renowned artists were their neighbors, friends, and sometimes,... More
- 57 minutes
This Detour can be taken any time, any day, but is best between 11am and 4pm, Wednesday to Saturday, when all stops on the tour are open.
This Detour begins just outside the Prince Street Subway stop on the N/ Q/ R line.
This Detour ends at an old SoHo bar and restaurant. Be sure to bring some cash or a credit card for food and drink if you’d like to eat after your tour.
The final stop is within walking distance from Subway lines A / C / E, 1 / 2, and N / Q / R.