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The Harlem Rhythm and Rhyme Walking Tour

About this experience

What you'll do:

Listen to poems and speeches from individuals who have left an everlasting imprint on Harlem through their words. Some of the people whose work you will hear are Langston Hughes, James Baldwin, Zora Neale Hurston, Bayard Rustin, Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee, Marcus Garvey, Billie Holiday – Strange Fruit (Song by Abel Meeropol), Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. and more.

So, make your way uptown to the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture to feel the streets of Harlem talk and let our friendly experts take you on a journey through this famous NYC neighborhood.

Why we love it for your party:

  • Make memories with your crew (No other tour company offers a unique Harlem culture tour like this)
  • Immersive tour (Visit the "Crossroads of the Black World" — The Speakers Corner)
  • Unique & memorable (Hear live readings of speech and poetry from individuals who left their mark in Harlem)
  • Feel like a local (Visit Hotel Theresa, a vibrant mid-20th century center of African-American life)

About this experience partner:

Welcome to Harlem has been a has been a full-service tour company operating since 2004. Our mission is to provide enriching and immersive walking tour experiences that connect individuals to the heart and soul of our Harlem's history, culture, and hidden treasures. We are dedicated to fostering a deeper appreciation for the place we call home while leaving a positive impact on both our guests and the local communities we serve. Experience the magic of Harlem with our captivating weekly live performances of gospel and jazz concerts. Our main goal is to make sure that you have a memorable experience and come to love this lively neighborhood as much as we do!

Additional information:

  • Please wear comfortable walking shoes, bring an open mind and heart, camera, and a smile on your face

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  • Adult Ticket

    Starting at$60per person

    2hr 30min

    Entry for one person


Location

515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10037, USA

Cancellation Policy

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generous Cancellation Policy

Full refund on cancellations with 7+ days notice. No refund within 7 day window.

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Adult Ticket

Starting at$60per person

2hr 30min

Entry for one person

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