New York Subway Art Tour

  • 61 Ratings

Explore the Big Apple like a New Yorker as you speed through the city on the subway. Immerse yourself in local life and check out intriguing, underground artwork on this unique tour.

Region: New York
Duration: 2 hr - 3 hr
Cancellation: 24 hours in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Cross the Manhattan Bridge for a spectacular aerial view of the magnificent Lower Manhattan skyline while you head to Brooklyn
  • Head to Times Square for a unique experience: Feel the energy of New York City when you surround yourself with colorful lights, advertisements and people
  • Learn how to navigate the infamous New York City subway system like a true New Yorker
  • Examine NYC's fascinating underground subway art while riding and walking through the subway
  • See Keith Godard's whimsical Memories of 23rd Street, a collection of mosaics depicting colorful chapeaus worn by celebrities who frequented the area, Tom Otterness's Life Underground and more
  • Discover the history and origins of artworks from your knowledgeable, Bronx-born guide

What's Included

  • Roundtrip subway fare for the tour
  • Guided tour

Additional Information

  • Restrooms are available and breakfast can be purchased, not included in tour price, at meeting location.

Customer Reviews

  • 61 Ratings

  • Julie

Very interesting to see sculptures, poetry, domes, murals - all in the subway! Darryl is very knowledgeable about the installations, the process, the suppliers, dates, people - he is a great resource and it was interesting from start to finish. Highly recommend, especially on a rainy day!

November 18, 2015

  • Deborah

Daryl was a great guide and led the way to art I never would have seen otherwise. A full and delightful afternoon!

October 18, 2015

  • Brigitte

Excellent and very interesting tour where we learned a lot about NY subway!

September 14, 2015
794 9th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA
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