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    Discover the people and places of Brooklyn that have shaped the sound of East Coast hip-hop on this tour. Head to central Manhattan to board a comfortable coach and meet your guide, a local hip-hop artist. Cross the East River and into Brooklyn, where you’ll explore unique and historic neighborhoods where some of the world’s greatest hip-hop artists got their start.

    Hear stories from your guide about the musicians who grew up in Brooklyn or have found inspiration among its streets, including hip-hop legends Big Daddy Kane, Busta Rhymes, The Notorious B.I.G., Lil’ Kim, and Jay Z. Drive by some of their childhood homes and former hangouts, plus the site of filming locations for several well-known music videos. You also see the building that houses 40 Acres and a Mule, Spike Lee’s production company.

    Get off the bus at several locations to walk around and take photos. You’ll have a chance to buy CDs and merchandise from up-and-coming artists and enjoy a taste of Brooklyn with a slice of Junior’s famous cheesecake (own expense). At the end of your tour, you’ll be dropped off back in Manhattan to continue your urban exploration.
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    Departure Point
    625 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217, USA
    Departure Time
    11:30 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Driver
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Local hip hop guide
    • Entry/Admission - Hush Hip Hop Tours
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Souvenirs (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Great experience touring Brooklyn hip hop style! Johnny Famous and RayZa were awesome tour guides. We stopped and observed a lot of hip hop history and was able to get great photos during the tour. Definitely a tour worth taking if you're a fan of...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank keithbr0
    Reviewed 24 July 2019

    Just back from NY having done the Where Brooklyn At Tour taken by Johnny Famous (look him up if you dont already know about him) great guy, great personality who was funny and is from Brooklyn so his knowledge is priceless. Loads of locals knew...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 29Mazza85
    Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

    We found this tour at the last minute while planning our trip to New York. This tour didn't disappoint! Reggie Reg, and RayZa were awesome. They were very knowledgeable, and kept everyone engaged and energized. We were able to get some great pictures from the...More

    Thank mckendrickd
    Reviewed 12 April 2019 via mobile

    Johnny Famous and Rayza were fantastic hosts. There were some other really great people on the tour too (the Africans & the Calis) that made this a fun few hours. Highly recommended for a taste of the real Brooklyn and to see some of the...More

    Thank ParisPastry
    Reviewed 21 January 2019

    Tour was engaging, fun, and educational. My teenage son had a blast learning about the music loves, where it started, and imporant landmarks. Break dancing lesson was so much fun for all who participated. Tour leader was engaging and fun. My son and I learned...More

    Date of experience: January 2019
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    It picks up and drops off in Brooklyn right next to a main subway so easy to get back to Manhattan
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