United Street Tours

United Street Tours

Embracing Diversity & Inspiring Social Change through Tourism


Bridging the Gap

In 2018, Chakita Patterson had a vision to create a platform that would not only showcase the rich African American history and culture of cities but also provide an immersive and educational experience for visitors. 

That vision became a reality with the founding of United Street Tours, a unique company that offers captivating Nashville walking tours and soon Black history tours in various cities across the United States.

Through carefully crafted tours, United Street Tours seamlessly bridges the gap between Black history and mainstream narratives on Nashville tours, leaving participants enlightened and inspired. 

Dive into the world of United Street Tours and explore how we are transforming the way you engage with history one Nashville TN walking tour at a time.

Immersive Experiences

United Street Tours has revolutionized the way you engage with history and culture by offering immersive Nashville history tours that go behind the typical tourist attractions. 

Through our immersive and interactive Nashville walking tour, we have succeeded in making learning about the past an enjoyable and enlightening experience. 

By bridging the gap, United Street Tours has created a platform that not only educates via walking tours but also inspires you to connect with the city.

 Prepare to be captivated by the stories and experiences that await you on tour.

Our Services


Preserving history, empowering minds, and inspiring action for a future where civil rights are respected and protected.


Educating individuals to stand up against injustice through programs, fostering a more compassionate and equitable world.


Leading impactful and empowering engagements that fosters empathy, understanding, and activism for a future of equality and justice.


Crafting and promoting anti-racism education and awareness through transformative training programs to create a world free of racism.

Empowering Minds for a Better Future

In addition to our walking Nashville, we offer consulting services that focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). We believe that education is the first step towards dismantling systemic racism, and our consultation sessions provide valuable insights and strategies to foster a more inclusive society.

Our commitment to education and activism extends to speaking engagements and anti-racism trainings. We offer impactful and empowering presentations that promote empathy, understanding, and activism. These engagements are designed to spark meaningful conversations, challenge preconceived notions, and encourage individuals to take a stand against racial injustice.

Furthermore, our anti-racism training programs are thoughtfully crafted to raise awareness and provide practical tools for creating a world free of racism. We believe that education plays a vital role in dismantling discriminatory systems, and our training programs are designed to empower individuals and organizations to actively work towards a more equitable future.

Knowledgeable Guides

One of the key elements that sets United Street Tours apart is our team of knowledgeable guides. Each guide is well-versed in the history and culture of the city they represent, ensuring that you receive accurate and captivating information throughout the tour. Our guides are not just storytellers but also urban historians, providing valuable insights and answering questions along the way.

Community Engagement

United Street Tours goes beyond just showcasing historical landmarks; we actively engage with the communities we operate in. We collaborate with local businesses, artists, and organizations to promote and support the cultural fabric of each city. By doing so, we contribute to the preservation, growth and celebration of local communities, ensuring that future generations can continue to experience its richness.

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Our Commitment to Education

Our tours are meticulously designed to offer a comprehensive understanding of the African American history and culture that has shaped our cities. We go beyond surface-level facts and dive deep into the stories and experiences that often go untold. By uncovering these narratives, we aim to bridge the gap between the past and the present, fostering a greater appreciation for the contributions and struggles of Black communities.

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Mission Statement

United Street Tours is dedicated to preserving and sharing the rich cultural heritage of Black history and the civil rights movement. Through engaging and informative walking tours, we aim to promote awareness, understanding, and appreciation of the contributions made by African Americans.


To revolutionize global engagement and preservation of Black history through transformative cultural tours, establishing United Street Tours as the premier provider worldwide.

What Our Clients Say

Meshach is an amazing human. He is an historian and an activist. He brought Civil Rights history to life and connected it to movement issues today.
We did not know what to expect and we’re blown away by the content, delivery and amount of knowledge our guide had on this Nashville tour.
Engaging. She was authentic and very knowledgeable. I brought a group of high school students and they all were listening to every word.