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Subway Art Tour

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Trip at a Glance

  • Company

    Walk About New York

  • Locations

    New York City, New York, United States

  • Activities

    Sightseeing, Walking Tour

  • Price
    $30 USD per person
  • Duration

    2.5 to 3 hours

  • Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

    For dates, check website schedule; 1 PM

  • Starting Location

    Subway entrance at Union Square West and East 14th Street

  • Price Includes

    A New Yorker with 35-years experience with the subway. An enthusiastic guide with keen insights into the art and history of the subway.

  • Notes

    PLEASE NOTE you will need a MetroCard to take advantage of this tour. A MetroCard is not included in the tour price. Bookings MUST be made at least 36 hours in advance. Gratuities cheerfully accepted.


  • See historic parts of the New York City subway system now used as art. It is as if you are part of an archeological dig!
  • Marvel at artwork by world-famous artists such as Roy Lichtenstein and Sol LeWitt.
  • It is on the walls, all around you: artwork you can touch! How cool is that?
  • Hear the fascinating stories behind how some of the art was created.
  • Be amazed at the variety and quantity of art that decorates the subway. Few locals take the time to appreciate it.




Trip Info

The Subway Art Tour will take you on an unusual subterranean journey to discover New York City’s underground art museum! Not only is the New York subway system safe, it contains a treasure trove of modern art!

Your adventure awaits!

Walk About New York

Walk About New York aims to be the highlight of its guests’ New York experience by providing visitors and locals an entertaining, informative and unique view of the Big Apple. Take advantage of my 35 years being a New Yorker!

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