Harlem Jammin Jazz Tour

Combine history & live jazz

Unique insight into Harlem

Local, expert guides

Why take this evening NYC jazz tour?

What better way to end an evening in Harlem than with some sightseeing and live jazz. When the lights go down on this famous NYC neighborhood, the immortal soulful sounds and rhythms of Duke Ellington, Lena Horne, Ella Fitzgerald, and Miles Davis ring out.

Highlights

Spend the evening in Harlem listening to some world-class jazz

Stroll across 125th Street, the heartbeat of Harlem, and walk uptown

Two or three stops at our local pubs, clubs or restaurants to hear live jazz

The chance to mix and mingle like a local — we’ll make you feel like you’re in your own neighborhood

Our local guides are friendly, passionate, and knowledgeable about their community

See some historical landmarks, churches and learn about famous nightclubs of the past

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Trip Details

The specifics
Price (USD)

$56.25 per person


Start time

6 PM


Meeting point

145 West 122nd Street, Apt. 1 (between Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Blvd and Lenox Avenue)


Availability

Thursdays and Sundays, all year-round

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


Duration

3.5 hours


Group size

Maximum 30


Included

Entry to some world-class jazz performances


Not included

Transportation, dinner


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

Harlem elevated jazz to the world stage. Each year, thousands of visitors and tourists flock to Harlem clubs with the hope of experiencing the soulful music that Harlem has come to be known for. When the lights go down, the soulful immortal sounds and rhythms of Duke Ellington, Lena Horne, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Miles Davis echo throughout the city as performers pay tribute to these greats every night.

What better way to end an evening than in Harlem with some sightseeing and live jazz? Enjoy a tour across 125th Street, then a lovely stroll along Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. up to uptown and finish at a stop in Harlem known for some of the best live jazz. During the tour, you will see historical churches and learn about the famous nightclubs of the past. A glimpse at some of the most beautiful homes that Harlem has to offer and other historical places of interest. Food and drinks are available for purchase at the jazz locations. So come hungry for some history, jazz, and food. This will be a night that you won’t forget!

You’ll consider the occasion as one of your favorite nights out, so take the A train to 125th Street and get the party started.

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