About Harlem Experience - Small Group Tour
On this New York City tour youll start your Harlem experience amid the bright lights of the Apollo Theater. This influential musical institution has seen performances from the likes of Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday in the 1940s James Brown and Miles Davis in the 1950s Jimi Hendrix and BB King in the 1960s and more recently Stevie Wonder and the late Michael Jackson. To this day this musical icon still continues to foster new talent! Continue on to Malcolm X Boulevard and visit the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. With a knowledgeable local guide uncover a proud history and culture demonstrated in the exhibitions and publications of this venerable institution. Afterwards visit a Baptist Church the focal point of Harlem community activity and spirituality. While most lively on Sundays when congregation is in full swing these churches still offer a glimpse into community life on any day of the week.