Tour 1: Bus Tour of Harlem, the Bronx, and Arthur Avenue
Tour leader: Kenneth T. Jackson, Columbia University
Professor Jackson is the editor of The Encyclopedia of New York and a preeminent authority on New York City history. He will lead the group on a bus and walking tour of Harlem and the South Bronx. Sites will include central Harlem, the Morris-Jumel Mansion, the Hamilton Grange, the Grand Concourse in the Bronx, the Poe Cottage, and Charlotte Street. The tour will feature a lunch stop at Arthur Avenue, also known as Belmont (“the real Little Italy”).
Please note: This bus tour includes some walking.
Limit 50 people. $25 members, $30 nonmembers