Jul 29 | 5:30pm–7:00pm

Spring into the Arts Walking Tour – July 29

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Experience firsthand how art ignites change. Explore the world’s largest outdoor art gallery and get to know Philadelphia’s stunning mural collection on a guided tour. Weave through neighborhood streets on foot and get inspired by the incredible public art that makes Philadelphia the Mural Capital of the World. Professionally-trained guides offer a behind-the-scenes look and share the in-depth stories about the people and communities that inspired and shaped each Mural Arts Philadelphia project. Visitors also learn about the mural-making processes and how the work of the organization has evolved over its nearly 40-year history.

This tour will explore the up-and-coming Spring Garden neighborhood, which offers an explosion of eclectic mural styles in the now-named Spring Arts District. Here, stunning temporary works are mixed with permanent mural masterpieces, ensuring a surprise around every corner. The graphic and beautiful murals include Folding the Prism by Jessie Unterhalter and Katey Truhn and Jim Houser’s Wide Open.

 

Additional Information 

  • Masks will be optional for anyone who is fully vaccinated, including the guide. Masks are still required for anyone who is not fully vaccinated (honor system).
  • Tour groups will be limited to 12 people or less.
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance – no walk-ups will be accepted. All paid guests’ names will appear on a will-call list at check-in.
  • Tours are 90 minutes outdoors, rain or shine so please plan accordingly.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours in advance of the tour, and a credit will be applied for a future tour. No Refunds.

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