Harlem Hip Hop (H3) Tours
This phenomenal tour is truly the epitome of "edutainment" (education through entertainment) as it is the only tour in the WORLD to feature a live DJ & MC inside a tour bus. The DJ and MC serve as aural/oral guides, taking guests on a lively three-hour tour of Manhattan that focuses on landmarks that are integral to Harlem and hip-hop history. The Hip-Hop On. Hip-Hop Off. Tour features a souvenir shopping stop at the Sean John store on 5th Avenue, as well as a photo opportunity at either the Cotton Club or Graffiti Wall of Fame. Other sites seen on the tour include: Madison Square Garden, Radio City Music Hall, Bad Boy Entertainment, Columbia University, Abyssinian Baptist Church, Sugar Hill, and Striver's Row.
NY State Learning Standards: The Arts (Standard 4); Social Studies (Standards 1 & 3)