Harlem & The Bronx: Birthplace of Hip-Hop Bus Tour

This is NYC through the charismatic lens of hip-hop and its pioneers

Duration: 3h
Live guide: English
Provider: Hush Hip Hop Tours & Experiences
Registered address: Church Street Station PO Box 2319, 10008, New York, US
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Hip hop guide
  • Join your guide to explore New York City through the lens of hip-hop, and take selfies in front of iconic street murals
  • See some of hip-hop’s most important landmarks, like Graffiti Wall of Fame, Harlem World, The Apollo Theater, Yankee Stadium
  • Famous Murals Dedicated to Legends like Big L, Kool Herc, and more

Reminisce and learn some things during a rare, immersive guided adventure through Harlem and the Boogie Down Bronx! You'll pass by classic backdrops with real-time narratives from iconic, charismatic hip-hop pioneers! Your guide will probably get spotted and shouted out on the streets.

This tour will transport you back to the early days of hip-hop. You'll get a real insight into the history and growth of this unparalleled art form, plus the chance to watch a real b-boy and b-girl dance session!

Go from Manhattan, to the site of the first ever hip hop party. See secret battle sites, historic clubs and famous music video and movie locations.

Listen to exclusive freestyles from your tour guides such as legendary emcees Grandmaster Caz, Kurtis Blow, Rahiem, Johnny Famous, Roxanne Shante, Reggie Reg and others - plus up-and-coming artists.

You might even get a shot at spittin’ a “hot 16” in the spotlight during the famous “Show Your Skills” segment.

Show your smartphone ticket at the check in point at 1220 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029 (in front of the Museum of the City of New York).

  • Cancellation is possible until 24 hours before your visit.
  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit.

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