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Harlem soul food and jazz tour

Availability: Monday and Thursday
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Portuguese
Printed ticket only
Wheelchair accessible
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  • Discover Harlem's Jazz history with a live tour guide
  • Savor some of the best soul food at Sylvia's restaurant for dinner
  • Listen to Jazz music and enjoy two drinks in one of Harlem's hottest Jazz clubs
What to expect

See the site of the original Cotton Club, where Duke Ellington and Lena Horne spent hours wowing crowds from around the world. Visit the world-famous Apollo Theater, where Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald won the popular "Amateur Night."

Discover one of Harlem's hottest clubs, where jam sessions and musical collaborations go on into the wee hours of the morning.

Dinner* is at Sylvia's legendary restaurant - "The Queen of Soul Food" (Family style dining).

On Mondays, swing dance the night away to the beat of a terrific, twelve-piece band. Free dance lesson included! You’ll receive two complimentary drinks at the Jazz club.

On Thursdays, experience the essence of Harlem and enjoy the convivial atmosphere as you mingle freely with the locals while enjoying the sounds of a jazz or rhythm & blues band. You’ll receive two complimentary drinks at the Jazz club.

What is "Soul Food?"

Soul Food is the traditional African American cuisine that originated in the South of the United States. It consists of spicy ribs, collard greens, freshly cooked cornbread, black-eyed peas, and not to mention the best crispy fried chicken!

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What's included
  • Live guided tour
  • Cover charge for the Jazz club and 2 drinks
  • Subway ticket to Harlem
  • Return transport to Midtown by van
  • Dinner served "family style" at Sylvia's + 1 coffee or tea per person
What's not included
  • Additional drinks during dinner and at the club
  • Optional gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Harlem Spirituals office, 690 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10036 (between 43rd St. and 44th St.)

What to remember
  • Tour available in English and French
  • For wheelchair accessibility, please contact Harlem Spirituals at least 1 month in advance
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  • Mondays and Thursdays at 7.00pm; weather permitting
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Harlem Spirituals/New York Visions
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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