Sara Lyons is a tour guide and theatre artist from Port Washington, NY. She finds joy in telling stories in new and exciting ways, which is why she loves guiding so much. She is also a playwright and theatre producer, and she looks forward to the continuing intersection between her crafts, as she writes and tours in multifaceted projects.

Sara is available for tours in her current rep as well as for custom tour work. Current prepared tours include: Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island, Grand Central Terminal, SoHo/Little Italy/Chinatown, Lower Manhattan, Broadway theatres, Greenwich Village (general), Greenwich Village (LGBT+), Hudson Yards, Full-Day Manhattan, Central Park, High Line/Chelsea/Meatpacking District, and SoHo Art & Design History. Past custom tour routes also include TriBeCa, Harlem, the Civic Center, Battery Park City, the Upper East Side, and the Upper West Side, among others. 


BA: Theatre, SUNY New Paltz

BA: History, SUNY New Paltz

MS: Arts Administration and Museum Leadership, Drexel University.

Special Tours:

In-depth Grand Central Tour

Immigration in NYC (available in several neighborhoods)

How to Live in NYC

Five-Borough Revolutionary NYC (virtual: 90-120 minutes; in-person: 2 partial days)

Special Interests:

Folklore & Traditions
Manhattan History & Development



Services Offered:

Tour Guide Tour Escort Lecturer

Tours Offered:

Central Park Chelsea Chinatown/Little Italy Ellis Island/Statue of Liberty Grand Central Terminal Greenwich Village Harlem Immigrant Experience LGBTQ Interest Private Tours Revolutionary War SoHo SoHo & NoLita Student Tours Theater District Times Square TriBeCa Walking Tours Downtown Manhattan British Colonial History Churches & Houses of Worship Civil War History Virtual and Online Tours DUMBO Dutch New Amsterdam East Village Irish Immigrant History Lecturer Lower East Side Olde New York Step-On Guides