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Harlem Gospel Experience Walking Tour

Quick Details

Calendar Schedule: April to December | Sundays

Hour Glass Duration: 3.5 – 4 hours (2 hours of tour and around 1.5 hours of service)

Clock Departure Time: 07:45 a.m. & 08.00 a.m. EST

Globe Other Language: Spanish & French

Checkered Flag Important Note: Out of respect for the congregation hosting us, please dress appropriately and refrain from wearing flip-flops, tank tops, or shorts.

Adult Ages 12 +
Child Ages 5-11

Harlem Gospel Experience Walking Tour

Learn about African American gospel music. Enjoy a neighborhood tour of the cultural capital of Black America and experience the soulful sounds of gospel music. Explore the streets of greats like Billie Holiday, Malcolm X, and Michael Jackson while viewing legendary sites like the Apollo Theater, the Abyssinian Baptist Church, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Striver’s Row, Hotel Theresa, and much more. After the neighborhood tour, you also have a chance to enjoy a gospel performance at a service in a local church.

This tour is wheelchair-accessible.


  • This tour is included in the New York Pass, Go City All-inclusive Pass and Explorer Pass.
  • Pass customers please visit the page and follow the instruction to make a reservation.

Meeting & End Locations

  • Meet your guide at Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture – 515 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10037
  • The guide will be holding up a Red, Inside Out Tours Flag.
  • The tour end location depends on the church we visit on the day, it is usually a couple of blocks away from Adam Clayton Powell Jr State Office Building.

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