Nov 7 | 2:00pm–3:30pm

Historic Germantown Walking Tour – November 7

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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.

Join us for a walking tour of the historic Germantown neighborhood. This tour will highlight a variety of murals that exemplify the long-standing partnership and community engagement efforts that have led to impactful urban development projects that have transformed people and places. With a professionally-trained guide, you will discover the charm and history of this area and learn about these beautiful works of public art, the stories behind their creation and how they helped this Northwest area of the City flourish. Growing Up in Germantown, by Ann Northrup is one of the works that will be highlighted on this tour as well as many others with a variety of themes. Don’t miss your chance to experience firsthand stunning works like this one!

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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