New York: Harlem Walking Tour and Swing Dance Class

New York: Harlem Walking Tour and Swing Dance Class

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Key Details
Duration
2 hours
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Live Guide
English

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What You'll Do
  • Learn about Harlem's rich musical heritage
  • See sites associated with legendary swing dancers and Big Bands
  • Perfect the basics of swing dance at a swing dance lesson
  • Put on your dancing shoes to do the Lindy Hop!
Overview
Explore the streets of Uptown Harlem, and then take part in a swing dance class on a 2-hour tour of one of New York’s most famous areas. Learn about Harlem’s rich musical heritage, as the birthplace of the Lindy Hop, and much more.
What to Expect
Follow in the footsteps of famous swing musicians on a 1-hour walking tour of Harlem, meeting at the Schomburg Center for Research on Malcolm X Boulevard.

Strut the streets once trampled by Frankie Manning, the Lindy Hoppers, and others. Your guide will fill you in on the rich musical history of Harlem, talking about the neighborhood as the birthplace of the Lindy Hop, and the stomping ground for famous swing musicians and dancers. Feel the energy of swing dance and the Big Bands that played the clubs!

Then, put on your dancing shoes to take part in a swing dance class. Perfect the moves with the help of a seasoned swing dance teacher. There’s no need to bring a dance partner; just your best moves!
What's Included
  • Walking tour
  • Swing dance class (with instructor)
What's Not Included
  • Dance shoes
  • Tips and gratuities
Meeting Point

Meet in front of the Schomburg Center for Research, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard, (Lenox Avenue), at the corner of W. 135th Street. Take the Uptown No. 2 train or No. 3 subway line to 135th Street Station (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Dance partners are not required

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Harlem One Stop Cultural Tours

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