Guided tour

Brooklyn: Street Art Walking Tour

Brooklyn: Street Art Walking Tour

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Discover the exciting world of graffiti taggers and street artists on a walking tour of Brooklyn. See some of the most incredible murals in NYC while learning about contemporary urban artists, their lifestyle, and the styles and techniques they use.

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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
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Limited to 10 participants
Highlights
  • Enjoy a street art walk through The Bushwick Collective
  • Discover incredible murals in NYC's top district for urban art
  • Learn about the style and backgrounds of local street artists
  • See the various techniques used, such as stencils and murals
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There is more awareness than ever before about the imaginative artists who bring walls, buildings, and even entire neighborhoods to life with their vibrant creations. Join this guided walking tour in Bushwick, Brooklyn to see fascinating works by globetrotting innovators. You’ll be shown artistic murals large and small as you explore streets pulsating with creative energy, in a district rapidly becoming a world-renowned center of street art and graffiti. During the walk you’ll be immersed in the culture and lifestyle of today's urban artists, who hail from as far away as Europe, South America, and even Asia. Learn about the top contemporary artists and their quirky personalities, and find out just how much people have been willing to pay for their work. Discover the different styles and forms of the trade, which include murals, wheatpaste posters, tags, and stencils. Learn about the techniques employed and how they have developed and evolved over time. This is the perfect tour if you want to learn more about this exploding phenomenon, or if you simply would like to see for yourself the very best street art that New York City has to offer.
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      Meet at 282 Meserole Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206.

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      Overall rating

      4.7 /5

      based on 214 reviews

      Review summary

      • Guide
        4.5/5
      • Value for money
        4.6/5
      • Service
        4.7/5
      • Organization
        4.7/5
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      If you like street art this is a great tour and in a part of New York you’ll probably not visit otherwise.. Audrey our guide was fantastic her knowledge was amazing as was enthusiasm for the tour and the art. You’ll definitely learn something and spend an interesting couple hours with a great lady! Thanks Audrey.

      February 8, 2020

      Eddy was awesome!! As a pionner in graffiti taggig, he shared with us a lot of information on street art and the social and political context it developped itself in. His words clearly came from life experience and not a "scripted tour." Thanks again Eddy, we all had an amazing time!

      January 31, 2020

      Great tour of Bushwick at the old factories. For every graffiti, day etc. she knew who it was with a lot of background knowledge about the "artist" and what he wanted to say here. This is because she is in the scene and also speaks and asks with them. It was always very entertaining and informative!

      May 14, 2019

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      VA ID: 392975