Civil Rights Tour in Harlem

Learn about this pivotal time in history

Visit some hidden Harlem treasures

Delightful local lunch included

Why take this Harlem Civil Rights tour?

The Civil Rights Movement was a very pivotal period in the history of the United States. Join us on a remarkable tour as we delve into the powerful significance of Harlem during the Civil Rights Movement. Gain a deep and comprehensive understanding of the pivotal events that unfolded during this monumental period and the extraordinary role that Harlem played in shaping history. Contact us now for a transformative journey through the Civil Rights Tour in Harlem.

Experience the rich history and culture of Harlem Civil Rights Tour. Immerse yourself in the iconic landmarks, vibrant neighborhoods, and significant sites that played a pivotal role in the Civil Rights Movement. Our expert guides will lead you through the streets where great leaders and activists made history, sharing fascinating stories and insights along the way. From Mosque No. 7 to the Abyssinian Baptist Church, you’ll discover the enduring legacy of Harlem’s civil rights legacy. As you walk through these hallowed streets, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the struggles and triumphs that defined a generation and continue to inspire change today. Engage with the local community, support small businesses, and connect with the spirit of activism that still reverberates through Harlem’s streets. Join us on this powerful journey through history, and leave with a newfound appreciation for the indomitable human spirit. Book your unforgettable Harlem Civil Rights Tour now and embark on a transformative experience that will broaden your horizons


Hear about important events that took place in Harlem pertinent to the Civil Rights Movement

Visit the original Temple No. 7 and the Blumstein Department Store

Learn about the famous March on Washington House and Harlem’s connection

Find out what happened during the two Harlem Riots

Visit the Mother A.M.E. Zion Church, Abyssinian Baptist Church — to name a few!

Expand your knowledge as we visit the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

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Trip Details

The specifics

Price (USD)

$75 per person

Start time

11 AM

Meeting point

116th Street and Lenox Avenue (in front of CVS)


Wednesdays, all year-round

Exceptions: December 24-25, December 31-January 1


3 hours

Group size

Maximum 30


A delicious lunch

Not included


What to bring

Please wear comfortable walking shoes, bring an open mind and heart, camera, and a smile on your face

Good to know

Tours must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.

What you'll do

The Civil Rights Movement was a very pivotal period in the history of the United States. Harlem had a significant role during the Civil Rights Movement, and on this tour you will walk the streets, visit the sites and learn about individuals who contributed to this cause in Harlem. Some protested, marched, fought for, and even died for this movement — our guides will help you gain a clear understanding of this monumental time in history.

Get ready to walk from 116th Street uptown to the 137th area and learn about our proud contribution to the Civil Rights Movement. You’ll learn about critical events that took place in Harlem pertinent to the Civil Rights Movement and also the important, pivotal people during this time. Malcolm X, A. Philip Randolph, Josephine Baker, Adam Clayton Powell, Jr., Roy Wilkins, W.E.B. DuBois, Walter White, Wyatt Tee Walker, James Weldon Johnson, John Carlos, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee, Bayard Rustin, Paul Robeson and more.

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