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Hamilton Heights-West Harlem Walking Tour

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    On this 2-hour walking tour of Hamilton Heights Historic District you will learn about development of area and see impressive exteriors of 19th century row houses and institutions. View neo-Gothic landmark City University of New York campus and visit the Hamilton Grange, Alexander Hamilton’s summer home. You'll also see former residences of some of Harlem’s notable residents associated with Jazz and the Harlem Renaissance.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The guide explained very clearly the story and facts about Harlem. It surprised me how historical this area was. As a lover of American history I found it really interesting.

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank SilviaM1230
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    George really made our tour in Harlem an authentic experience. The tour went at a nice slow pace - perfect on a hot Summer day! The area has so much to offer and some really interesting history. It was great to escape the hustle and...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Phoebe S
    Reviewed 17 December 2018

    We learned so much from Dolores, who was very generous with her knowledge and time. We walked much of Harlem north of 140th street and finished the tour in lower Harlem. She pointed out the highlights, discussed the architecture and shared, from her well-informed perspective,...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank golfer328
    Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

    What a fantastic tour with an even more fantastic guide!! George was one of the best tour guides we’ve ever had - and we’ve done a lot of walking tours, especially in New York. He was so so knowledgable about Harlem and happy to answer...More

    Thank conniem130
    Reviewed 24 August 2018

    Harlem!!!! The area is rich in history and George is so immersed in the local culture which he shares with gentle enthusiasm.Get on down for an experience which will enlighten your mind.It is safe and pleasantly rewarding.

    Date of experience: August 2018
    Thank jar072018
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