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 Journey South, Masterpiece East & West and Reimagined Landscape trolley tours showcase about 35 of the murals. Other tours include two Mural Mile Center City 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 strongly recommended.
Station: 8th and Market
Hours: Trolley tours depart Sat. at 10 (also Fri. at 1, mid-June through Aug. 31), Apr.-Nov. Mural Mile Center City walking tours depart Sat. at 11, Sun. at 11 and 3 (also Wed. at 11 and 4, mid-June through Aug. 31), Apr.-Nov. Love Letter tours depart Sat. at 10:30, Sun. at 1, day after Labor Day-day before Memorial Day. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.