New York City

 

New York City is home to some of the most iconic works of street art in the world. Join Free Street Art Tours on a walking tour of Brooklyn or Manhattan to learn how artists create these larger-than-life pieces.

 

Brooklyn

Manhattan

Join Free Street Art Tours in Bushwick, Brooklyn and discover some of the best New York graffiti and street art on some of the world’s best and most interesting urban canvasses.

We’ll explain to you the background and history of the art of many famous and not-so-famous artists.

Obtain a better appreciation and critical eye for what is an ever-changing form of expression, all the while exploring a part of New York only now emerging on visitors’ itineraries. We are among the very best in NYC.

Read our reviews on TripAdvisor and search for street art or graffiti to see for yourself.

Artists whose works we may encounter on the New York Graffiti and Street Art Tour:

  • Buff Monster, known for his use of the color pink
  • Skewville, famous, among other things, for re-inventing the sneakers over the telephone wire
  • Beau Stanton
  • Billy Mode & Chris Stain – famous members of the Bushwick Collective
  • ColWallnuts
  • and many many other artists.

Some of the sites in Bushwick we will see on the tour:

Tour information

Reservations: REQUIRED. Click here to reserve. For groups of 6 or more, please visit our groups’ page before booking.

Duration: Approximately 2 hours. Tour distance is approximately 1.5 miles (2 km)

When: @9:45 am daily (Spring through December), @2 pm on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays. View Our Full Calendar.

Where: Tours meet outside the Raw and Fine Chocolate Shop 288 Seigel St, Brooklyn, NY 11206 by the Morgan Street Subway Station. (map)

Cost: The New York Graffiti and Street Art Tour is free to take, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.

TIP: If you do have a budget or just like to save money on attractions, see if buying one of the many tourist discount passes is right for you.

Join us for a Manhattan Street Art Tour and experience the Lower East Side (LES) – SoHo, NoHo, Nolita, and Little Italy.

The Lower East Side of Manhattan is a playground for street artists, SoHo is known to be one of NYC first permit Joint Live-Work Quarters for artists and the area received landmark designation in 1973.

NoHo and Nolita’s street art is either hidden in courtyards or on the more prominent street art facades. Learn about the history of the art of many famous and unknown artists.

Some of the sites we may encounter:

  • Spring Street
  • Lombardi’s Pizza – the first pizzeria to open in the United States over 100 years ago!
  • Taim – rated Best Falafel in NYC
  • MoMA Design Store
  • Germania Bank Building
  • The Bowery
  • Liz Christie Garden
  • Freeman Alley
  • Mulberry Street

Some of the Artists’ work we may encounter:

  • Shepard Fairey
  • Ron English
  • Gilf
  • Claw Money
  • Jerkface
  • Fumero
  • Triston Eaton
  • Solus
  • Beau Stanton
  • Gum Shoe
  • PyramidOracle
  • Team Supreme Team Lowbrow and other local and international artists
Tour information

Reservations: REQUIRED. Click here to reserve.

Duration: Approximately 2 hours. Tour distance is approximately 1.5 miles (2k)

When: @2pm Sundays. View Our Full Calendar

Where: In front of the REI store on the corner of E. Houston and Lafayette. (map). The tour ends at 109 Mulberry Street near Canal Street (map).

Cost: The Manhattan Street Art Tour is free to book, and you get to decide what, if anything, the tour was worth when it’s done. A name-your-own-price tour is a tour for anyone’s budget.

Hours of Operation

MON – SUN
10:00am – 6:00pm

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