Tours generally include 1.5 to 2 miles of walking spread over 2 hours. Guests should expect to be standing or walking for most of the time of the tour. We walk at a moderate pace and stop to look at attractions.
Yes. Cameras and filming are allowed and strongly encouraged during the tour and live performances. If you post photos to social media sites, please use the following hashtags, depending on your tour: #welcometoharlem, #harlemjazzseries and #harlemgospelseries.
Guides happily stick around for a few minutes after each tour to give recommendations for things to do and see in the area and to help direct you to your next destination.
Much like a server in a restaurant, our tour guides make their living from gratuities. Therefore, gratuities are greatly appreciated. If you feel your tour guide provided you with a great experience, then please tip accordingly.
Yes, private tours are available for all tours offered.
Yes, if you have a dietary restriction, please let us know at the beginning of the tour and we will do our best to accommodate you.
Book the reservation and add your voucher numbers when asked, you will have to add your credit card information to complete the transaction. We only charge your credit card if the voucher numbers you have provided are not valid. When you attend the performance on your scheduled date you pass will be scanned and validated. Your credit card will then be released. Your voucher must be valid the date of the performance, not the booking date.
Being a local Harlem tour operator, we know the best places to stay! We’ve got something for every budget, so get in touch with us for recommendations.
We have a variety of cultural events that we will share on our calendar that happen throughout the year in Harlem and New York City. Anyone and everyone is welcome to join!
If you are a tour operator and would like to hire us, we would be more than happy to work with you. We’ve worked with several inbound operators and tour companies to create guest experiences that are entertaining, engaging and memorable.
For our rates and range of services, please contact us and include as many details as you can.
Yes, we organize student tours for all ages and create a custom tour itinerary with unique content appropriate for your curriculum and age group. We encourage and welcome students of all ages on our tours, so tell us what you need and we’ll organize the perfect tour!
Most of our tours are 2 hours long, but we can modify any of these itineraries to accommodate your group’s needs or we can help plan a completely different tour based on your curriculum. Get in touch with us to begin planning your class trip!