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Welcome to Harlem

145 W 122nd St, Suite 1, New York City, NY 10027-5555
+1 212-662-7779
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A full-service tour company operating since 2004, Welcome to Harlem specializes in the rich history and cultural diversity of Harlem. Over the years, we have collaborated with local business and organizations to bring special events to our clients. Our tours are designed for clients who expect the best: we pride ourselves on our extensive tour guiding experience and meticulously planned, smoothly run tours. We provide custom tours, educational tours, and weekly live jazz and annual gospel concerts. We can arrange tours for groups of all sizes. We LOVE Harlem and are VERY PROUD of our neighborhood, and this is what differentiates us from the rest.
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145 W 122nd St, Suite 1, New York City, NY 10027-5555
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We started with a bit of a walking tour through the area, and our tour guide Carolyn was so knowledgeable and friendly. She gave us all time to look and take photos and ask questions. We stopped at a church for a couple hours- which...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

We had a great time at the Tuesday afternoon jazz concert at Greater Calvary Baptist Church. The music was wonderful and, because the event was intimate, we had a chance to talk to a couple of the musicians. We even got recommendations for where to...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

I really enjoyed to attend the Safe house jazz parlour. The staff from Welcome to Harlem was amazingly kind, the experience to see how an old Harlem townhouse looks like inside and the luxe to sit in the living room to listen to beautiful music...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This series of brass plaques honors many important members of the black community in the United States and world wide. When I visited recently, we found this dazzling new (10-2017) mural of Dizzy Gillespie on 135th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. & Frederick Douglass...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had a fabulous tour with Cheryl, who provided an entertaining and highly informed tour of Harlem's history and culture. We learned a lot, got to see some amazing locations, and had a wonderful time!

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Harlem
As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
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