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Welcome to Harlem

2360 8th Avenue (Frederick Douglass Blvd.), New York City, NY 10027-3625
+1 212-662-7779
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Welcome to Harlem is a premier tour company and visitor center in Harlem, located in Harlem. We are well known for our gospel and brunch, walking, and jazz tours in Harlem. Using our intimate knowledge of Harlem and all it has to offer we are able to tailor distinctive tour itineraries for the perfectly personal out-of-the-ordinary Harlem experience that city-wide tours just simply can't offer. Don't forget to checkout out live jazz concerts Tuesday afternoon and Friday evenings.
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2360 8th Avenue (Frederick Douglass Blvd.), New York City, NY 10027-3625
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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 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!

Thank Abigail C
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Me and my mother did the Mount Morris tour this weekend and it definitely lived up to our expectations. Carolyn was extremely knowledgeable and represented the city of Harlem. She was like a walking encyclopedia and I definitely learned a lot. I've had to reschedule...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

My husband and I, visiting New York City from Toronto, had a great walking tour of Harlem on 9/11, 2017. Our guide being a long-standing resident of the Sugar Hill district of Harlem, was very welcoming, relaxed, informative and fun. We can't wait to return...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

My school sponsored a class field trip for members of our Black Student's Union along with the two other high schools in our district. Our walking tour guide "Lady Altovise" was fun, engaging and knowledgeable about all things Harlem. The tour was fascinating and I...More

Thank Bernard H
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

My Wife & I Attended the Harlem Safe House Jazz Parlor on 5-4-17 with the Oliver Lake Trio. It was one of the most amazing experiences of our lives. Thank you to Craig & Diane for having us in their home & for being such...More

Thank Daniel V
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Nice tour of Harlem. Carolyn was great, very organized and entertaining. I strongly recommend a visit to Harlem for those who love Jazz, Gospel music, and good food.

Thank Jorge-Lisbon2015
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Very informatic and fun. Great to walk harlem with our guide. Gospel and church visit was a fun experience. Brunch was great end and nice to get some time to talk about Harlem and allday life.

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