Mural Arts Tours

9th St. & Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106- Map It
(215) 925-3633

AAA Editor Notes

Mural Arts Tours depart from the Hamilton Building at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 128 N. Broad Street in Center City. Guided trolley and walking tours highlight community history and the stories behind the creation of the murals. The neighborhoods and themes of the 2-hour trolley tours vary each week, but all tours showcase a variety of murals. The Center City, Masterpiece East & West and Reimagined Landscape trolley tours showcase about 35 of the murals. Other tours include two Mural Mile walking tours highlighting over 40 iconic Center City murals, and the Love Letter Train Tour featuring about 50 rooftop murals in West Philadelphia. Interactive painting activities and a scavenger hunt also are available.
$22-$32. Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Trolley tours depart Sat. at 10, (also Fri., Memorial Day-Labor Day), Apr.-Nov. Mural Mile walking tours depart Wed. and Sat.-Sun. at 11 (also Fri. in summer). Love Letter tours depart Sat. at 10:30 and Sun. at 1. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.