Sugar Hill, North Harlem tour

Sugar Hill, North Harlem tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Look at historic sites and meet former residences
  • Learn about the development of the area of Sugar Hill, North Harlem
  • Walk in the footsteps of Harlem’s notable residents associated with the Harlem Renaissance
What to expect

Walk in the footsteps of Harlem’s notable residents associated with the Harlem Renaissance in this Sugar Hill North Harlem tour. Known to be the sweet life of the district, the area garnered its name from African-Americans who moved here in the 20s and 30s. You and your local guide will see the Sugar Hill plateau overlooking upper Harlem developed around the 18th- and 19th-century. You'll get to explore famous individuals such as Alexander Hamilton and Madame Eliza Jumel, whose country houses still stand today as icons to the district. If you're a fan of history and culture, this tour is not to be missed, especially if you're visiting New York for the first time!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Walking tour
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 8-12)
    Where

    502 West 142nd Street Ground Level, New York, NY 10031, United States

    Meeting point:

    Harlem One Stop Cultural Tours

    What to remember
    • This tour may be moderately difficult for the physically challenged
    • This is a walking tour, so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear
    • This tour focuses on the neighborhood's history that doesn't include a visit to church or music
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Harlem One Stop Inc. dba Explore Harlem Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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