Hush Hip Hop Tours

 
Whether you’re a local or a visiting student, scout, or homeschool group, you haven’t seen New York City until you see it with true hip-hop historians. Who better to tell the stories of how Hip Hop emerged with in the boroughs of New York City, than the original pioneers themselves? Trek through NYC on a unique excursion exploring graffiti artistry, DJing/MCing, dance techniques, and neighborhood history. Explore the evolution of the four elements of hip-hop. Walking tours include neighborhoods in Harlem or The Bronx. All tours include an interactive component allowing groups and educators a fresh look at the “City that Never Sleeps.” Walk away with a better understanding of this global musical genre and cultural phenomenon.
 
 
Contact Info
Address: New York City. Tours depart from various locations. New York County. 
 
Tel: 212-714-3527. 
 
 
 
Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 8AM-8PM, Sun. 12-5PM. 
 
SCHOOLS 
Hush Hip Hop Tours offers fresh, authentic and stimulating experiences that provide both educational and entertaining lessons. Students will learn about the world of hip-hop in relation to New York City’s historical places and sites such as the Apollo Theater, the Brooklyn Bridge Promenade, and murals of the industry’s greatest legends. Students might even get the chance to show off their moves on the Dancer’s Delight Tour! Learn more
 
Contact Info
Contact: Debra Harris. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 5th-College. 
 
Group Size: 20+ for walking tours, 25+ for bus tours.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-4 hours. 
 
Cost: Starting at $12 per person.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Social Studies, Physical Education. 
Topics Covered: U.S. history, culture, music, visual art, performing arts. 
 
SCOUTS
Scout groups can work on Art and American Cultures badges while touring through NYC’s hip-hop cultural history with Hush Hip Hop Tours. The Writing’s On The Wall Harlem Art Tour and Hunts Point Street Art Walking Tour allow scouts learn more about art forms through an exploration of the street art and murals of New York City. Learn more about art tours
 
Contact Info
Contact: Debra Harris. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 5th-12th. 
 
Group Size: 20+ for walking tours, 25+ for bus tours.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-4 hours. 
 
Cost: Starting at $12 per person.
 
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Social Studies. 
Topics Covered: U.S. history, culture, visual art, music, performing arts. 
 
HOMESCHOOL
Hush Hip Hop tours provides a wide range of educational experiences for homeschoolers. Homeschool groups will learn about the world of hip-hop in relation to New York City’s historical places and sites such as the Apollo Theater’s Walk of Fame, the Brooklyn Bridge Promenade, and murals of the industry’s greatest legends. Homeschoolers might even get the chance to show off their moves on the Dancer’s Delight Tour! Learn more
 
Contact Info
Contact: Debra Harris. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: 5th-College. 
 
Group Size: 20+ for walking tours, 25+ for bus tours.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. 
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-4 hours. 
 
Cost: Starting at $12 per person.
 
Topics Covered: U.S. history, culture, music, visual art, performing arts. 

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A sightseeing tour can provide your youth group with an opportunity to see entire cities in a short amount of time and learn about many aspects of that city such as, architecture, history, geography, and culture. Students gain knowledge about specific places they’ve toured through a variety of activities. ... Continue