It may have got its name from Dutch settlers in 1658, but for the past 100 years this neighborhood has been most associated with African-American culture, particularly art and music. And back in 1973, way before Run DMC or the Beastie Boys, Harlem started to give the world hip hop.
Meeting location: Museum of the City of New York, located at 1220 Fifth Avenue; New York, NY, 10128
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 11:00am
Reservations are required, please call 212-714-3544 or visit www.hushtours.com and click book now.
Select the Walk this Way – Harlem Hip Hop Tour and the date you would like to reserve.
In the drop down box next to “Gray Line Sightseeing Pass Holders” select the number of tickets you want.
You will be required to provide your credit card information but you will not be charged unless you do not show up for your tour.