Harlem Gospel and Brunch Tour
This tour first leads us through Mount Morris Park Historical District area. Here you will find a multitude of churches rich with history and also where our founding fathers made their homes. Some of the most well known musicians and entertainers started their journeys here. Much of the music that began here is now immortalized in American Pop Culture for future generations to enjoy.
Heading through uptown on a Sunday morning you will hear and enjoy the sights and sounds of Harlem at its best. Hand-clapping, foot-stomping, and the soulful rhythms of Black gospel music fill the air; participate in sermons and homilies given by Harlem's most prominent. Celebrate with the world famous congregational choirs of the Convent Avenue Baptist Church, United House of Prayer, Abyssinian Baptist Church and the Roman Catholic Church of the Resurrection, whose renowned singers will have you jumping in your seat.
Now that you have the feeling of the spiritual energy flowing through you, what about topping off your day with some of the area's best kept secrets? Fine dining at reasonable prices. Let Harlem's finest culinary masters delight and tempt you with their authentic ethnic delights - just for you!
The gospel and brunch tour is a day well spent both outdoors and indoors and will be an experience you will not soon forget!
Sightseeing through Mount Morris Park Historical District
Date: Every Sunday
Time: 9 AM
Duration: 4 hours
Price: Adult $85 USD, Children $60 USD
Children ages 7 – 11
Children under 7 years old are free
Proper dress is required to attend the church service: no shorts or tank tops will be accepted.
Tours do not operate on the following dates: Thanksgiving Day Holiday (November 23 & 24) | Christmas Holiday (December 24 & 25) | New Years Holiday (December 31 & January 1)
Tour departs from the Apollo Theater, 253 West 125th Street. A, B, C, or D trains, to 125th Street, exit near intersection of W 125th St and St Nicholas Avenue, walk east two blocks on 125th street. #2 or #3 trains to 125th Street, exit and walk west two blocks.