New York Tours should be larger than life and pulsing with creative energy, just like the city itself. Led by celebrity emcees, graffiti artists, DJs, and B-boys each of our bus and walking tours explore the evolution of hip hop in neighborhoods like Harlem, the Bronx, and Brooklyn. You’ll see iconic landmarks like the Apollo and the Graffiti Wall of Fame, as well as secret hip hop battle grounds, historic night clubs, famous music video and movie locations. From murals and graffiti art to rhymes and dance-offs, our tours offer guests a rare, interactive, off-the-wall look into New York’s hip hop culture. More than just a tour– one official experience.

Original Hip Hop Tours

  • Ride through Harlem and the Boogie Down Bronx on our Birthplace of Hip Hop Tour of classic battle sites, historic clubs and famous music video locations.
  • Bounce through Brooklyn on an in-depth tour that features live entertainment, narrated history, insider anecdotes and celebrity tour guides and find out “Where Brooklyn At?!”
  • Explore the historic hip hop landmarks while you Walk This Way Through Harlem on a tour led by legendary emcees and New York icons.
  • Impress your friends with new moves you learn on the two in one Dancers’ Delight tour which doubles as an outdoor dance lesson in the streets of New York that inspired many of the moves.
  • Check out The Writing’s on the Wall with a professional artist who can provide an inside look into the underground art of graffiti which has made its indelible mark on the urban landscape of New York City.
  • Book a VIP or Group Tour Package with one of our expert trip planners who are dedicated to customizing a package to suit your needs.


Real Hip Hop. Real New York.

Since 2002, Hush Tours has been the first and only Hip Hop tour. Owned and operated by native New Yorkers and guided by legendary hip hop artists, Hush Tours takes you on an unforgettable journey through the history and evolution of hip hop culture. You can expect to meet, greet, and be guided by hip hop legends, including Grandmaster Caz, Ralph McDaniels, Kurtis Blow, Raheim, Johnny Famous, Lady K Fever, Reggie Reg, and other hip hop contributors. It doesn’t matter if this is your first time in New York City or you’ve been a resident for your entire life. You’ve never seen New York until you’ve seen it with Hush Tours. Call us today at 212-714-3544 and see the real history of the industry and culture that changed the world forever.



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The flagship and staple experience of the Hush Tours brand, The Birthplace of Hip hop Tour, has been highly acclaimed through both domestic and international media as being an “absolute must-see”.
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Don't have four hours to spare? Join us on a two hour guided, narrated adventure through world renowned Harlem hot spots including the internationally recognized Apollo Theater!
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The Dancers Delight tour is the perfect experience for casual, aspiring, and expert dancers from all walks of life! This interactive tour is ideal for those looking to explore New York City from the performer’s perspective.
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