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From Jazz to Hip Hop - NYC Music Tours and Activities
New York has become an important place for the American music industry, where various musical genres have developed and thrived thanks to the city's cultural diversity. Explore the places that gave rise to legendary hip-hop artists, music and dance and see how hip hop culture contributed to the international art scene. Check out some of NYC's most skilled jazz musicians while jiving at a historic supper club or sailing down the Hudson River.

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Discover the heart and soul of hip-hop culture in New York City and learn all about its origins including rapping, DJ-ing, graffiti art and break-dancing. Visit hip hop's most important landmarks like the Apollo Theater and "Harlem World".


    Wed, Fri, Sat
    4.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  2. Enjoy a guided walking tour through Harlem and see where hip-hop legends were born, while learning about their contributions to the world of art, music and culture.


    Sun, Mon
    2.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Visit Brooklyn for an interesting hip-hop bus tour, exploring its history and the borough that gave rise to icons like B.I.G, Jay-Z, Lil Kim, Big Daddy Kane and more! Check out movie locations, battle sites and even Biggie's doorsteps on this tour.


    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Enjoy sightseeing at night aboard the beautifully restored Clipper City sailboat. Make the night better as you listen to performances by some of NYC's finest jazz musicians.


    2.5 hour(s) (evening)