Highlights / General details
Harlem has been called the cultural capital of Black America. It is the home to the Harlem Renaissance, literary, political and cultural giants like Langston Hughes, Madame C.J. Walker, Malcolm X and W.E.B Dubois. This tour tells the stories of the pioneers and the visionaries that made Harlem great from its early Dutch settlers to the leaders of civil rights movement. It also explores the forces that are shaping modern Harlem including gentrification.
This tour could stop at:
Abyssinian Baptist Church;
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture;
The world famous Apollo Theater;
The former site of the Big Apple Nightclub;
And so much more!
Professional tour guide.
Transportation to and from meeting point; Gratuities.
Hours of operation
Available: Wednesday from March to December; Departs at 1:00pm.
Approximately 2.5 hours.
Meeting point: In front of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture - 515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10037. Tour ends at 163 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027.
Guests are responsible for their own transportation to and from the departure location.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the tour.
Children younger than 5 years old may participate for free.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**