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Harlem Heritage Tours

104 Malcolm X Blvd, New York City, NY 10026-2595
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Harlem Heritage Tours was founded in 1998 to use the industry of tourism as a tool to preserve Harlem's history and to contribute to the development of our local economy. Tours are conducted by those who were born and raised in Harlem, providing visitors with and nsiders view of our culture. Harlem Heritage Tours strives to provide the most innovation experiences in tourism and with the tech advances of modern day, it's been fun to create new tours. We look forward to seeing you in Harlem.
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104 Malcolm X Blvd, New York City, NY 10026-2595
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Exceptional tour, this was one of the highlights of our long weekend in New York. Neil showed us around the neighborhood covering civil rights and spiritual history and a recent renaissance of the area. Jazz was the highlight, and we visited 3 authentic places that...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

TOUR CANCELLED AT LAST MINUTE Trip Advisor’s positive reviews of The Harlem Heritage tour prompted us to sign up. We are former New Yorkers, who were really looking forward to an insider’s view of the Harlem Renaissance. However, we were very disappointed that our tour...More

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loveharlem, Owner at Harlem Heritage Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

My name is Neal Shoemaker and I own and operate Harlem Heritage Tours. On the day of this tour, it rained a lot and two of the four people emailed asking if they could come the following day, I emailed them back and said yes....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took this tour with a student group and it was amazing. Neil Shoemaker was amazing. The insight he gave into the community and it's rich legacy in terms of culture and Civil Rights should be required for everyone who wants to know about this...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

After not having time for a proper visit tto he area during my last stop I knew this needed putting right. Given that Harlem is quite established on the tourist trail (unlike my visit to the South Bronx) I was wary of tours cashing in...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Andi was such a joy! For someone who was not born and raised in Harlem, you wouldn't know it-- he really knew his history. For a man of 90 years, he has seen a lot and experienced a lot and is definitely a ray of...More

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Harlem
As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighborhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighborhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
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HappiestTraveller_1
March 12, 2018|
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Response from loveharlem | Property representative |
Hello my friend, The tour ends about 12:45 or so, no later than 1pm on west 125th Street, if you have any questions you can call us at 212 280-7888.
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Tmcwilli
October 15, 2017|
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Response from Pepsi38 | Reviewed this property |
This I cannot answer. We had a most informative tour on a Thursday.
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