Encompassing the area of upper Manhattan starting at 110th Street on the west side to 96th Street on the east side, up to 155th Street, Harlem is filled with unique history, culture, fine dining, and commerce. From Morningside Heights to Sugar Hill, Harlem beckons families, adventure-seekers, investors and entrepreneurs.
Welcome to Harlem warmly invites you to experience and discover what our city has to offer. Whether it be city events, community activities, or a personalized tour of the Black Mecca, Welcome to Harlem offers an up close and personal touch that has helped us become the Premier Visitor Center in Harlem!
Our tours are led by true Harlemites (those who grew up here or live here) which allows for an authentic and personal experience on each of our offered tours.
Everyone wants to experience Harlem in different ways. While some may enjoy the thrill of bargain shopping, or living it up at a feet-stomping gospel brunch at a famous Black churches, others may prefer to take it all in on a walk through historic neighborhoods where American history was made. We even offer something that is the ultimate in authentic experiences in an intimate setting: With our tours we try to “get you in the front door” to see the interiors designed by some of the great masters.
Welcome to Harlem tours will exceed your expectations of what a day in Harlem could ever be – but let’s not forget what amazing things the night brings!
Once the sun goes down the city comes alive with the sights and sounds that has made Harlem famous! Have you ever thought about an evening of live jazz played by world renowned musicians while you enjoyed your dinner? Sit back, enjoy your food and love the music – we have your transportation back to your hotel covered!
Other Authentic and Personal Tours available feature:
- Galleries of Fine Sculpture, Art, and African Artifact
- Meet and talk with curators, artists and collectors and great scholars
- Learn firsthand from those who lived the experiences or garnered it from those who once lived here and enlighten you on historical facts
- Stops at Harlem eateries to sample the favorites or enjoy a full course meal of Caribbean, Southern, or even Vegetarian cooking
Welcome to Harlem specializes in organizing customized day trips to exceed the expectations of even the most fastidious tastes. Helping to create memories that will last lifetime is what we are passionate about – we love our city and want you to see it from the inside – not through a window.
Our unique itineraries will open doors to cultural, artistic, culinary, musical, and religious venues unknown to our competitors. Our community connections and passion for the culture and people of Harlem is why we do what we do. Let us help you to discover the true spirit of Harlem!