- 3-hour-walking tour of the Harlem neighborhood in New York, including a visit to the groundbreaking stage of the Apollo Theater
- Get a chance to stand on the same stage as musical geniuses like James Brown, Ella Fitzgerald, and Michael Jackson
- Explore Harlem and learn the history of its music, venues, and legendary entertainers
- Go backstage for a mock 'Amateur Night at the Apollo' performance
- This tour involves a moderate amount of walking
Departure & Return
Harlem Sightseeing and Apollo Theater Multimedia Walking Tour starts at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture located at 515 Malcolm X Boulevard 135th Street / Malcolm X BVLD. #2 & #3 trains arrive directly to location.
Harlem Sightseeing and Apollo Theater Multimedia Walking Tour ends at world famous Apollo Theater, with a behind the scenes tour of theater, stand in the very same spot where the greats stood on that legendary Apollo stage. Apollo closed until further notice, but gift shop area is open to the public
What To Expect
After the presentation, walk along the streets of the New York neighborhood as your guide stops you at important sights where major historical events happened, with special attention on Harlem's musical history. Pictures and videos will be shown at some stops as part of the experience.
End the tour by going back-stage at the world-famous Apollo Theater, the venue where many Harlem musicians were launched into stardom. Take part in a mock Amateur Night at the Apollo performance where you can stand on the same stage as musical legends such as James Brown, Ella Fitzgerald, and Michael Jackson.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Transportation is wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
- OPERATED BY Harlem Heritage Tours
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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