Harlem Heritage Renaissance Showcase

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Celebrate Black History Month and beyond with a Harlem Heritage Renaissance Showcase consisting of a multimedia Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour visiting the home of Madame CJ Walker, the Savoy Ballroom, original sight of the Cotton Club, the Log Cabin + much more. Video, audio and pictures will accompany tour. Multimedia walking tour is followed by… Read more »

Harlem Heritage Renaissance Showcase

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Celebrate Black History and beyond with a Harlem Heritage Renaissance Showcase consisting of a multimedia Harlem renaissance walking tour visiting the home of Madame CJ Walker, Savoy Ballroom, original sight of Cotton Club, the Log Cabin + much more.  Harlem renaissance music, video and pictures will accompany tour. Multimedia walking tour is followed by a Harlem… Read more »

Malcolm X Multimedia Harlem Experience

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  Malcolm X Multimedia Harlem Experience The autobiography of Malcolm X is considered by many to be one of the most impactful books of the 20th century having transformed the lives of many who’ve read it. Malcolm X mentions Harlem sights in the historic text associated with his life and time in Harlem, bring your… Read more »

Harlem Heritage Renaissance Showcase

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Celebrate Black History Month and beyond with a Harlem Heritage Renaissance Showcase consisting of a multimedia Harlem Renaissance Walking Tour visiting the home of Madame CJ Walker, the Savoy Ballroom, original sight of the Cotton Club, the Log Cabin + much more. Video, audio and pictures will accompany tour. Multimedia walking tour is followed by… Read more »

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Days: February 20th, 2016 Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Price: $25.00 Per Person Meet: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture – 135th Street & Malcolm X Blvd., on northwest corner in front of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. 2, 3 express (IRT – red line) trains arrives directly to location.  … Read more »

Harlem Day & Nights Tour Experiences

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Harlem Heritage Tourism and Cultural Center is delighted to work with Harlem Park to Park and member organizations in presenting Harlem Days and Nights Cultural Tourism Experiences presented by Harlem Heritage Tours and Harlem Park to Park. Every first Thursday and third Sunday walk through Central Harlem with born and raised tour guide experiencing a… Read more »

On the Shoulders of Giants

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On the Shoulders of Giants, produced by Kareem abdul Jabbar tells the story of pioneering basketball players who played during a time preceding the NBA and ABA when Black were considered to be inferior athletes. Harlem players like Pop Gates and the legendary Johnny Issacs were true ambassadors of the game paving the way for… Read more »

Comeback Charleston Blue

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Comeback Charleston Blue is the sequel to Cotton Comes to Harlem. Released in 1972, this movie talks to many of the issues pertaining to Harlem of the 1960’s & 1970’s such Black militancy, numbers running, police brutality and community organizing. Beautiful soundtrack by Donny Hathaway. Days: February – 2015 Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM… Read more »

Take The A Train Harlem Tour

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Take The A Train Harlem Tour Take The A Train Harlem Tour meets in Times Square, followed with ride on “A Train” to Harlem for cultural walking tour and soul food ending with tickets to Amateur Night at the Apollo Theatre.   • Board legendary A Train listening to the song made famous by Duke… Read more »

Harlem Roots of Hip Hop Walking Tour

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Harlem Roots of Hip Hop Walking Tour Harlem Roots of Hip Hop Walking Tour take you back (mid 1970’s – mid 1980’s) when conversion from disco culture popularity transferred over into the development of what we now know as Hip Hop Culture, precusor to what we now know as “Rap” Special attention paid to societal… Read more »

Harlem Heritage Walking Tour + Apollo Theater Experience.

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Harlem Heritage Tours and the Apollo Theater collaborate to present the “Harlem Heritage Apollo Theater Walking Tour.  Tour starts with authentic Harlem walking tour loaded with lots of Harlem history focusing on music, old Harlem music venues and legendary Harlem entertainers. We will  present music and video along the way that will make it easy… Read more »

Take The A Train Harlem Tour

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Take The A Train Harlem Tour Take The A Train Harlem Tour meets in Times Square, followed with ride on “A Train” to Harlem for cultural walking tour and soul food ending with tickets to Amateur Night at the Apollo Theatre. • Board legendary A Train listening to the song made famous by Duke Ellington… Read more »

General Harlem Heritage Multimedia Tour Lunch Tour

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General Harlem Heritage Multimedia Lunch Tour General Harlem Heritage Multimedia Tour Lunch Tour consists of 45 minute video presentation conveying the history of Harlem with soul food lunch served inside of the Harlem Heritage Tourism and Cultural Center followed with cultural multimedia walking tour of Harlem.  Great for groups on a budget, available for groups… Read more »

Harlem Roots of Hip Hop Multimedia Walking Tour

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Hip Hop culture stated in the Bronx, but Harlem served as both stage and player during the early days of Hip Hop.  The Roots of Hip Hop Multimedia Walking Tour takes back to the early 1970′s/1980′s when local young people used their creativity and imagination to create what has now blossomed into a global phenomenon…. Read more »

“Live on Lenox Thursday night Harlem Tour”

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Join us for our annual Harlem Heritage Christmas Day Multimedia Walking Tour. Nothing is better than being in Harlem on Christmas Day walking the historic streets as you enjoy the sights and learn the history while listening to wonderful Christmas music that will bring the history and holiday spirit of Harlem to life.  All Harlem… Read more »

A Small Act

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A small Act tells the story of how a small act of generosity by a women from Europe positively impacted the life of a young disenfrancised child in Africa. Dates: February – Black History Month 2015 Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Price: $10.00 Per Person Meet: Harlem Heritage Tourism & Cultural Center – 104 Malcolm… Read more »

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Walking Tour

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Join us on Monday January 18th 2016 for our annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Harlem Walking Tour featuring sights in Harlem pertaining to the life and times of Dr. King.  Many associate Dr. King with the southern civil rights movement but Dr. King’s efforts had great impact on northern territories as well. Tour will… Read more »

Price of the Ticket

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“Price of the Ticket” superb documentary about he life and times of noted Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, and Civil Rights Activist Mr. James Baldwin. Dates: Friday February 17th – Black History Month 2012 Time: 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Price: $10.00 Per Person Meet: Harlem Heritage Tourism & Cultural Center – 104 Malcolm X Blvd., between 115th… Read more »

“Blacks” in Orbit”

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” Blacks in Orbit”, another great doc. by Harlem legend Mr. Bill Miles. Pioneering Black Astronauts tell their story about breaking barriers and taking on new frontiers. This film is fitting for Black History Month 2010, considering the technological age we live in. Suggested donation: $10.00 Feb. 12th, 2010 – 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM… Read more »

Rev. Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in his own words.

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Rev. Adam Clayton Powell Jr. was one of the most powerful men in Washington during the 1960’s when he chaired the committe for education and labor, writing legislation that still benefits us today.  Unforfortunately we have folks who live on Adam C. Powell Jr. Blvd in Harlem who don’t know who he is – not… Read more »

500 Years Later

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  500 Years later is an eye opening documentary that chonicles social, economic, political and cultural challenges that Black people have faced over the last 500 years.  This documentary does not just focus on the problems, but also discusses much needed solutions to the societal ills that have plagued the Black community – awesome documentary…. Read more »

I’ll Make Me A World parts 1 & 2

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Through a series of biographies placed in social, political, and economic context, I’ll Make Me a World articulates the development of twentieth-century African- American art. “We tried to find stories and people that would be strong metaphors for the struggles and achievements of African-American artists over the past one hundred years. Dates: February  – Black… Read more »

I’ll Make Me A World parts 3 & 4

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Through a series of biographies placed in social, political, and economic context, I’ll Make Me a World articulates the development of twentieth-century African- American art. “We tried to find stories and people that would be strong metaphors for the struggles and achievements of African-American artists over the past one hundred years. Dates: Black History Month… Read more »

I’ll Make me a World parts 5 & 6

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Through a series of biographies placed in social, political, and economic context, I’ll Make Me a World articulates the development of twentieth-century African- American art. “We tried to find stories and people that would be strong metaphors for the struggles and achievements of African-American artists over the past one hundred years. Dates: Thursday – February… Read more »