About Us

Multicultural. Dedicated. Passionate.

Those are just a few words which describe Harlem Roots, the educational arm of Welcome to Harlem, our tour company. Dedicated to multicultural awareness and outstanding cultural curriculum, Harlem Roots is here to provide closed reading lessons and educational tours about the history and importance of Harlem. Beginning with the small Dutch village from which Harlem derives its name and first settlers, to the cultural significance of the Harlem Renaissance, and continuing throughout decades filled with important African American history, people, places, and events.