East Harlem (Spanish Harlem) Walking Tour

$35

per person
This tour focuses on the neighborhood’s many murals and mosaics, which reveal a great deal about the lives of the people who live there.
Duration:  2hrs - 2hrs 15mins
Cancellation:  48.0hrs
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Highlights

  • See the colorful murals and mosaics of East Harlem which tell us so much about the history, culture, and politics of this neighborhood and its residents.
  • See murals of the tropical Caribbean islands from which many members of this community emigrated to New York; of accomplished citizens of East Harlem, such as the poets Julia de Burgos and Pedro Pietri; and of famous people, such as Che Guevara and Celia Cruz
  • Go on a great tour for people who are interested in public art.
  • See a different neighborhood that most visitors to NYC do not get to.

What's Included

  • Friendly and knowledgeable tour guide will stop at about 20 murals and mosaics, giving information about each of them and the artists who created them.
  • Guide will also present general information about the East Harlem neighborhood and will point out significant buildings there.

Additional Information

  • Most important is sturdy and comfortable footwear. If the weather is cold, please be sure to wear/bring warm enough clothing including hat and gloves.

Rules

  • This tour does not accommodate pets.

Cancellation policy

Full refund if you cancel up to 48 hours in advance.

Location

Meeting location:  1030 Amsterdam Ave

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