Timing is flexible and you can start the tour any time you prefer.
This tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you.
*Itinerary and schedule are subject to change.
10.00amYour privatelocalguide willmeet you in the hotellobby and discuss the tour itinerary with you at the beginning of the tour.
10.30amStart your Harlem adventure in the place imbued with the spirit of music. Since early 1900s the iconicApollo Theatrehas heard sounds of jazz, soul and other genres ofAfrican-American musicand has seen such legendary singers as Ella Fitzgerald and Stevie Wonder. Touch the legend here!
11.00amFeel an aesthetic pleasure looking at elegant houses ofStrivers Row. Sophisticated and bright, these houses are one of the highlights of Harlem architecture which will surely make you desire to live here.
11.30amThen you will seeHarlem YMCAfounded in 1932. It was one of the first YMCA's built for African-Americans which was a big accomplishment for Harlem community. Nowadays it provides a high-class service to make peoples lives better.Shepard Hallis one of the components of very influential and famous New york city College which is known not only for its scientific achievements but also by extremely beautiful Campus built in Gothic style. Shepard Hall is a jewel of Campus: it will surely amaze you by its beauty, elegance, a great combination of dark and light colors and sophisticated ornaments.
12.00pmThe best place to explore African-American art is surelyHarlem Studio Museum (optional). Over 2000 exhibits, trendy cultural events and a high concentration of different art objects and famous artists make this museum the heart of Harlem art.
12.30pmFeel the sacramental spirit of religious heart of Harlem. Taking its name after the old name of Ethiopia,Abyssinian Baptist Churchis a religious center not only for Harlem but also for the whole African-American community.Get excited while visiting theHamilton Grange- the house where one of the Founding Fathers of USA Alexander Hamilton lived. Listen to interesting historic facts and explore the interior of this house which was declared the National Historic Landmark.
1.00pmDo you agree that having a gastronomic experience is a must-do while exploring new places? Visit one of the most famous restaurants in Harlem Sylvias Soul Foodwhich met such guests as Nelson Mandela and Barack Obama. Authentic atmosphere and tasty food will make your visit unforgettable.